Chamberlain  GN 19     

Built 1905    Hall  Russell  & Co Ltd,  Aberdeen (Steel)
Yard No 388
Owner at New Thomas L. Devlin,  Granton Edinburgh (owner/manager)
ID no 118159
Launch Date 03.07.1905
Completed 07.1905
Gross Tons 161
Nett Tons 61
Engine 66 hp   T.3-cyl by Hall, Russell & Co Ltd, Aberdeen
Length 112.2ft
Breadth 21.1ft
Depth 11.1ft


12.07.1905 Registered at Granton GN 19.
03.1917 Requisitioned and converted to minesweeper (Ad.No.3336) based at Larne Ireland.
1919 Returned to Owners.
28.02.1919 Thomas L. Devlin deceased, (Robert D. Devlin & Thomas L. Devlin Jnr managers) (Company Trustees -Grace Darney Devlin ( his wife); John Inglis, Peebles.  Alex Stewart ( R. C. Priest) St Mary's Cathedral House Edinburgh)).
17.06.1919 Mortgaged by Thomas L. Devlin (Trustees), Granton Edinburgh (A).
17.06.1919 Mortgagee: John Inglis, Peebles, Peeblesshire.
12.10.1920 Stranded on rocks North of St Abbs Head. Later refloated.
08.02.1923 Mortgage (A) discharged upon the death of John Inglis.
05.07.1923 Owned by Thomas L. Devlin & Sons, Granton Edinburgh (Robert D. Devlin & Thomas L. Devlin Jnr owner/managers).
11.11.1926 Following the death of Robert D. Devlin; Thomas L. Devlin Jnr becomes owner/ manager.
05.02.1930 Owned by Adam Bros Ltd, London (Thomas L. Adam, Aberdeen manager).
23.03.1930 Owned by Alexander King & Benjamin Allenby,  Aberdeen (Alexander King, manager).
09.06.1931 Collided with and sank steam drifter "Replenish" BF 530, 50 miles off Aberdeen. All crew rescued
03.1932 Granton registry closed.
31.03.1932 Registered at Aberdeen A.188.
22.11.1932 Renamed  "RIVER YTHAN" 
12.1939 Owned by John Charles Llewellyn,  Joseph Lesley Yolland, Milford Haven; John Yolland Jnr, Fleetwood &Thomas Steward Yolland, Swansea (John Charles Llewellyn manager) .
07.12.1939 Aberdeen registry closed.
15.12.1939 Registered at Milford Haven M 51
1940 On requisition list for war service but not taken up.
12.08.1940 Damaged by German aircraft attack 6 miles NW of Smalls lighthouse. (Skipper W.  Davies )
09.03.1941 Owned by Boston Deep Sea Fishing & Ice Co Ltd,  Fleetwood ( Basil Arthur Parkes  manager)
26.10.1944 Owned by Loyal Steam Fishing Co Ltd, Grimsby ( Albert Wright Butt manager )
15.12.1944 Missing since leaving Grimsby. Twelve crew lost.
09.03.1945 Milford registry closed.