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105-ft Admiralty-type motor minesweepers (1940 - 1946)

MMS90 1942

Name No Yard No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
MMS1, 1951 - MMS1501     Richards Ironworks, Lowestoft   3/8/1940 11/1940 to Greece 1946-1951 (Chimarra), sold 3/1955
MMS2, 1956- MMS1546     Thornycroft, Hampton   3/10/1940 4/1941 to Greece 1946-1951 (Tepelni), sold 1957
MMS3     Irvine, Peterhead   2/10/1940 4/1941 sold 1945
MMS4   75 Herd & McKenzie, Buckie   1940 3/1941 sold 9/1945
MMS5, 1951 - MMS1505     John Morris, Gosport   1940 5/1941 to Greece 1946 - 1951 (Mikonos), sold 10/1956
MMS6     Adam & Stockman, Brixham   1941 6/1941 sold 1948
MMS7     Husband Yacht Yard, Marshwood   1941 8/1941 sold 1946
MMS8     Richards Ironworks, Lowestoft   16/9/1940 1/1941 sunk 24/6/1944
MMS9, 1947 - MMS1509     P. K. Harris, Appledore   5/9/1940 3/1941 to France 1944 - 10/1947 (D252), sold 4/1948
MMS10     Wilson Noble, Fraserburgh   31/10/1940 5/1941 to Italy 1946 - 1950 (DR201), torpedo recovery vessel TRV20 1956
MMS11     Wilson Noble, Fraserburgh   2/10/1940 4/1941 sold 1946
MMS12     J. & G. Forbes, Sandhaven   16/10/1940 4/1941 sold 1945
MMS13     McDuff Eng & Spbdg, MacDuff   1940 5/1941 sold 9/1945
MMS14     Walter Reekie, St. Monace   1940 5/1941 sold 1946
MMS15     Wivenhoe Shipyard   1940 3/1941 sold 1946
MMS16     Wivenhoe Shipyard   1940 4/1941 sold 1948
MMS17     Wivenhoe Shipyard   15/2/1941 5/1941 sold 1946
MMS18     Wilson Noble, Fraserburgh   1940 3/1941 sold 1948
MMS19     Richards Ironworks, Lowestoft   2/11/1940 2/1941 to Sea Scouts 1945
MMS20     George Forbes, Peterhead   28/12/1940 6/1941 sold 1945/47
MMS21   76 Herd & McKenzie, Buckie   1941 6/1941 to France 1944 - 10/1947 (D241), sold 1948
MMS22     Husband Yacht Yard, Marshwood   1941 11/1941 sold 9/1945
MMS23     Husband Yacht Yard, Marshwood   20/10/1941 3/1942 sold 1945
MMS24     Frank Curtis, Looe   1941 6/1941 sold 1947
MMS25     Frank Curtis, Looe   1941 7/1941 sold 11/1945
MMS26     Frank Curtis, Par   1941 8/1941 sold 1949
MMS27     Frank Curtis, Looe   1941 10/1941 sold 11/1945
MMS28     Frank Curtis, Par   1941 9/1941 sold 1946
MMS29     Wivenhoe Shipyard, Southampton   1941 7/1941 sold 1/1946
MMS30     Wivenhoe Shipyard, Southampton   1941 7/1941 sold 12/1945
MMS31     Walter Reekie, Anstruther   1941 6/1941 sold 9/1946
MMS32     McDuff Eng & Spbdg, MacDuff   1941 8/1941 to Italy 1946 - 1950 (DR202), sold 10/1955
MMS33     J. & G. Forbes, Sandhaven   12/3/1941 6/1941 sold 7/1946
MMS34     Wilson Noble, Fraserburgh   1941 7/1941 to Italy 1946 - 1950 (DR203), sold 10/1955
MMS35, 1951 - MMS1534     Wilson Noble, Fraserburgh   12/4/1941 8/1941 fire 2/6/1952
MMS36, 1951 - MMS1536     Rowhedge Ironworks   12/4/1941 7/1941 to Denmark 1945 - 1948 (ME36), sold 11/1958
MMS37     Rowhedge Ironworks   1941 8/1941 sold 1948
MMS38     Philip, Dartmouth   16/4/1941 8/1941 sold 7/1946
MMS39     Richards Ironworks, Lowestoft   4/1/1941 4/1941 sunk 7/8/1941
MMS40     Richards Ironworks, Lowestoft   15/3/1941 6/1941 sold 1951
MMS41     Richards Ironworks, Lowestoft   14/5/1941 7/1941 sold 1949
MMS42     Frank Curtis, Looe   1941 7/1941 to Italy 1946 - 1949 (DR204), sold 2/1955
MMS43     Frank Curtis, Looe   1941 9/1941 to Belgium 1943 - 1945 (MMS43), sold 1948
MMS44     Richards Ironworks, Lowestoft   28/6/1941 9/1941 sold 1946
MMS45     Richards Ironworks, Lowestoft   23/8/1941 10/1941 sold 1946
MMS46     J. L. Bolson, Poole   1941 11/1941 sold 1957
MMS47     J. W. & A. Upham, Brixham   14/5/1941 8/1941 to France 1944 - 10/1947 (D251), sold 1950
MMS48, 1951 - MMS1548     J. W. & A. Upham, Brixham   9/8/1941 10/1941 to Italy 1946 - 1950 (DR205), sold 10/1955
MMS49, 1951 - MMS1549     John Morris, Gosport   1941 4/1942 to Italy 1946 - 1950, sold 1954/56
MMS50, 1951 - MMS1550     Clapson & Sons, Barton   12/4/1941 8/1941 to Italy 1946 - 1950, sold 10/1957
MMS51     Vaughan SB, Singapore   10/6/1941 11/1941 sunk 4/3/1942
MMS52     Vaughan SB, Singapore   1941 10/1941 scuttled 2/1942
MMS53, 1951 - MMS1553   77 Herd & McKenzie, Buckie   1941 10/1941 to Greece 1946 - 1951 (Korytsa), sold 10/1958
MMS54   78 Herd & McKenzie, Buckie   22/9/1941 12/1941 to Netherlands 1944 (Marken)
MMS55     Irvine, Peterhead   28/4/1941 9/1941 sunk 10/7/1944
MMS56, 1951 - MMS1556     Wilson Noble, Fraserburgh   1941 10/1941 sold 5/1959
MMS57, 1951 - MMS1557     Wilson Noble, Fraserburgh   21/10/1941 2/1942 sold 1/1957
MMS58, 1951 - MMS1558, 1954- Thames     J. L. Bolson, Poole   1941 4/1942 to Greece 1946 - 1951 (Argirokastion), fire 17/4/1954
MMS59     J. & G. Forbes, Sandhaven   25/6/1941 9/1941 sold 1946
MMS60     J. & G. Forbes, Sandhaven   23/9/1941 11/1941 sold 1946
MMS61     McDuff Eng & Spbdg, MacDuff   19/7/1941 12/1941 sold 3/1946
MMS62     McDuff Eng & Spbdg, MacDuff   9/2/1942 6/1942 sold 1947
MMS63     Walter Reekie, St. Monace   29/1/1942 2/1942 to Turkey 1946 (Bafra)
MMS64     Walter Reekie, Anstruther   19/11/1941 4/1942 sold 1945
MMS65     Husband Yacht Yard, Marshwood   16/1/1942 7/1942 to Turkey 1946 (Bandirma)
MMS66     Husband Yacht Yard, Marshwood   2/5/1942 9/1942 sold 11/1945
MMS67     Husband Yacht Yard, Marshwood   29/6/1942 11/1942 to France 1945 - 1947 (D375), sold 1/1948
MMS68     Richards Ironworks, Lowestoft   11/10/1941 12/1941 sunk 4/2/1945
MMS69, 1951 - MMS1569     Richards Ironworks, Lowestoft   22/11/1941 2/1942 sold 4/1954
MMS70     Richards Ironworks, Lowestoft   6/1/1942 5/1942 sunk 24/9/1943
MMS71     East Anglian Constructors, Oulton Broad   4/4/1942 7/1942 sold 1946
MMS72     East Anglian Constructors, Oulton Broad   7/3/1942 5/1942 sold 1946
MMS73     East Anglian Constructors, Oulton Broad   13/6/1942 9/1942 to Netherlands 1942 (Texel)
MMS74     Frank Curtis, Par   1941 10/1941 sold 1949
MMS75     Frank Curtis, Par   1941 11/1941 to Belgium 1943 - 1945 (MMS75), sold 1948
MMS76     Richards Ironworks, Lowestoft   1941 1/1942 sold 1946
MMS77     Richards Ironworks, Lowestoft   6/10/1941 1/1942 fire late 1945
MMS78, 1951 - MMS1578     Richards Ironworks, Lowestoft   7/8/1941 12/1941 sold 11/1945
MMS79, 1951 - MMS1579     George Forbes, Peterhead   1941 9/1941 to Belgium 1943 - 1945 (MMS79), sold 5/1959
MMS80     George Forbes, Peterhead   26/8/1941 11/1941 sold 2/1946
MMS81     George Forbes, Peterhead   6/11/1941 2/1942 sold 1/1946
MMS82     Wivenhoe Shipyard   6/9/1941 11/1941 sold 11/1945
MMS83, 1951 - MMS1583     Wivenhoe Shipyard   10/11/1941 12/1941 to Denmark 1945 - 1948 (ME83), sold 1/1957
MMS84, 1951 - MMS1584     Wivenhoe Shipyard   22/11/1941 2/1942 to Denmark 1945 - 1948 (ME84), sold 1958
MMS85     Wivenhoe Shipyard   14/2/1942 7/1942 sold 7/1948
MMS86, 1951 - MMS1586     Wivenhoe Shipyard   2/5/1942 9/1942 to Denmark 1945 - 1948 (ME86), to RAF 1959 (Seamoor)
MMS87     Wivenhoe Shipyard   30/5/1942 10/1942 sold 12/1946
MMS88     Philip, Dartmouth   21/11/1941 3/1942 to Turkey 1946 (Bartin)
MMS89     John Morris, Gosport   23/8/1941 1/1942 sunk 12/5/1943
MMS90     John Morris, Gosport   25/11/1941 6/1942 to Soviet Union 10/1942 (T-108)
MMS91     John Morris, Gosport   18/2/1942 11/1942 to France 1945 - 1947 (D374), sold 1948
MMS92     P. K. Harris, Appledore   18/10/1941 1/1942 sold 1949
MMS93     Vaughan SB, Singapore   31/8/1941 --- scuttled incomplete 2/1942
MMS94     Vaughan SB, Singapore   31/8/1941 --- scuttled incomplete 2/1942
MMS95     Vaughan SB, Hong Kong   20/11/1941 --- scuttled incomplete 11/1941
MMS96     Vaughan SB, Hong Kong   6/12/1941 --- scuttled incomplete 11/1941
MMS97 (RIM)     Brunton & Co, Cochin, India   6/1941 3/1946 sold 11/1946
MMS98 (RIM)     Brunton & Co, Cochin, India   7/1941 3/1946 sold 11/1946
MMS99, 1951 - MMS1599     Wagstaff & Hatfield, Port Greville, Canada   21/10/1941 11/1942 to Italy 1946 - 1950 (DR207), sold 3/1955
MMS100, 1951 - MMS1600     Wagstaff & Hatfield, Port Greville, Canada   4/11/1941 12/1942 to Italy 1946 - 1950 (DR208), sold 8/1955
MMS101     Wagstaff & Hatfield, Port Greville, Canada   23/12/1941 2/1943 sunk 29/11/1944
MMS102, 1951 - MMS1602     Wagstaff & Hatfield, Port Greville, Canada   25/10/1941 6/1942 to Italy 1946 - 1950 (DR209), sold 1956
MMS103, 1951 - MMS1603     Wagstaff & Hatfield, Port Greville, Canada   4/5/1942 9/1942 sold 10/1956
MMS104, 1951 - MMS1604     Wagstaff & Hatfield, Port Greville, Canada   5/8/1941 7/1942 to Italy 1946 - 1950 (DR210), sold 2/1954
MMS105, 1951 - MMS1605     LeBlanc SB, Canada   30/9/1941 7/1942 to Italy 1946 - 1950 (DR211), sold 2/1954
MMS106, 1951 - MMS1606     LeBlanc SB, Canada   30/9/1941 7/1942 to Italy 1946 - 1950 (DR216), sold 1/1956
MMS107     Vaughan SB, Port Quebec, Canada   30/10/1941 8/1942 sold 4/1947
MMS108     Vaughan SB, Port Quebec, Canada   24/1/1942 8/1942 sold 4/1947
MMS109, 1951 - MMS1609     John Morris, Gosport   30/4/1942 10/1942 sold 8/1956
MMS110, 1951 - MMS1610     John Morris, Gosport   3/6/1942 11/1942 sold 1/1956
MMS111     John Morris, Gosport   17/8/1942 1/1943 sold 1946
MMS112     John Morris, Gosport   3/9/1942 3/1943 to Belgium 1943 - 1945 (MMS112), sold 1/1947
MMS113     Wivenhoe Shipyard 11/1940 1941 9/1941 sold 11/1945
MMS114     Wivenhoe Shipyard   22/12/1941 4/1942 sold 1946
MMS115     Wivenhoe Shipyard   2/4/1942 8/1942 sold 11/1945
MMS116     J. S. Doig, Grimsby   23/8/1941 12/1941 to France 1944 - 10/1947 (D261), sold 1948
MMS117     J. S. Doig, Grimsby   5/11/1941 4/1942 sunk 1/9/1944
MMS118     J. S. Doig, Grimsby   5/2/1942 6/1942 to France 1944 - 10/1947 (D262), sold 1948
MMS123     Vaughan SB, Hong Kong 1941 --- --- destroyed on the stocks 12/1941
MMS124     Vaughan SB, Hong Kong 1941 --- --- destroyed on the stocks 12/1941
MMS125     Vaughan SB, Singapore 1941 28/9/1941 --- scuttled incomplete 2/1942
MMS126     Vaughan SB, Singapore 1941 --- --- destroyed on the stocks 2/1942
MMS127     Vaughan SB, Singapore 1941 26/10/1941 --- scuttled incomplete 2/1942
MMS128     Vaughan SB, Singapore 1941 --- --- destroyed on the stocks 2/1942
MMS129 (RIM)     Brunton & Co, Cochin, India   5/3/1942 5/1943 to Pakistan 1948 (Mujahid)
MMS130 (RIM)     Brunton & Co, Cochin, India   5/3/1942 6/1943 sold 1954
MMS131 (RIM)     Brunton & Co, Cochin, India   7/5/1942 3/1944 to Pakistan 1948 (Ghazi)
MMS132 (RIM), 1944- Barq     Brunton & Co, Cochin, India   21/5/1942 1/1944 to Pakistan 1947 (Barq)
MMS133     Wilson Noble, Fraserburgh   6/9/1941 1/1942 to France 1944 - 10/1947 (D291), sold 12/1947
MMS134     Wilson Noble, Fraserburgh   5/1/1942 4/1942 to France 1944 - 10/1947 (D292), sold 1947
MMS135, 1951 - MMS1635     Clapson & Sons, Barton   22/10/1941 3/1942 to Italy 1946 - 1950 (DR212), sold 1956
MMS136     Irvine, Peterhead   6/9/1941 2/1942 sold 1946
MMS137     Husband Yacht Yard, Marshwood   1942 3/1943 sold 1947
MMS138     Husband Yacht Yard, Marshwood   9/11/1942 5/1943 to Netherlands 1943 (Putten)
MMS139     Frank Curtis, Par   23/9/1941 1/1942 sold 11/1945
MMS140     Frank Curtis, Par   5/11/1941 3/1942 to Turkey 1947
MMS141, 1944 - Burin   224 Steers Ltd, St. John`s, Canada   23/12/1941 1/1943 danlayer 1944, sold 1947
MMS142, 1944 - Cottel   225 Steers Ltd, St. John`s, Canada   23/12/1941 1/1943 danlayer 1944, sold 11/1946
MMS143     Colombo Port Commissioners, Ceylon   5/8/1944 6/1945 to Greece 1946 (Thios)
MMS144, 1951 - MMS1644     Colombo Port Commissioners, Ceylon   27/4/1943 10/1944 to Greece 1944 - 1946 (Tinos), sold 1/1957
MMS145 (RIM)     Colombo Port Commissioners, Ceylon   28/9/1943 4/1945 sold 1946
MMS146     Colombo Cargo Port Despatch Co, Ceylon   6/5/1944 --- cancelled 4/1946
MMS147     Rangoon DYd, Burma 1941 --- --- destroyed on the stocks 4/1942
MMS148 (RIM)     H. Stone, Mandapan, Burma   1/1942 11/1946 stricken 11/1946
MMS149     Frank Curtis, Par   21/11/1941 3/1942 sold 1949
MMS150     Frank Curtis, Par   20/1/1942 5/1942 to Turkey 1946
MMS151 (RIM)     Brunton & Co, Cochin, India   12/1941 12/1945 sold 11/1949
MMS152     Irrawadi Flotilla Co, Rangoon, Burma 1941 --- --- cancelled
MMS153     Irrawadi Flotilla Co, Rangoon, Burma 1941 --- --- destroyed on the stocks 4/1942
MMS154 (RIM)     H. Stone, Coconada, India   12/1941 1/1946 DY craft 1960
MMS155     H. Stone, Mandapan, Burma   --- --- cancelled 1945
MMS156     H. Stone, Rangoon, Burma 1941 --- --- destroyed on the stocks 4/1942
MMS157     Brunton & Co, Cochin, India   --- --- cancelled 1945
MMS158     H. Stone, Rangoon, Burma   --- --- cancelled 1945
MMS159     H. Stone, Rangoon, Burma   --- --- cancelled 1945
MMS160     Brunton & Co, Cochin, India   --- --- cancelled 1945
MMS161     H. Stone, Rangoon, Burma   --- --- destroyed on the stocks 4/1942
MMS162     H. Stone, Rangoon, Burma   --- --- destroyed on the stocks 4/1942
MMS163     H. Stone, Rangoon, Burma   --- --- destroyed on the stocks 4/1942
MMS164     H. Stone, Rangoon, Burma   --- --- destroyed on the stocks 4/1942
MMS165     P. K. Harris, Appledore   30/3/1942 6/1942 sold 11/1945
MMS166     Vaughan SB, Singapore 1941 --- --- destroyed on the stocks 2/1942
MMS167, 1951 - MMS1667     Frank Curtis, Par   7/1/1942 5/1942 to Italy 1946 - 1950 (DR213), sold 12/1955
MMS168     Frank Curtis, Par   18/2/1942 7/1942 sunk 25/6/1945
MMS169     Frank Curtis, Par   19/3/1942 8/1942 sold 1946
MMS170     Frank Curtis, Par   4/4/1942 9/1942 sunk 12/10/1944
MMS171     Frank Curtis, Totnes   20/12/1941 4/1942 sold 11/1945
MMS172, 1951 - MMS1672     Frank Curtis, Totnes   20/1/1942 6/1942 to Italy 1946 - 1950 (DR214), sold 1955
MMS173     J. W. & A. Upham, Brixham   21/12/1941 5/1942 to Netherlands 1942 (Texel)
MMS174     J. W. & A. Upham, Brixham   15/3/1942 7/1942 to Netherlands 1942 (Terschelling)
MMS175     Philip, Dartmouth   30/5/1942 9/1942 sold 1946
MMS176     Richards Ironworks, Lowestoft   2/5/1942 8/1942 sold 1949
MMS177     Richards Ironworks, Lowestoft   27/6/1942 11/1942 sold 1948
MMS178     Richards Ironworks, Lowestoft   29/8/1942 1/1943 sold 1946
MMS179     J. S. Doig, Grimsby   6/4/1942 7/1942 sold 1946
MMS180     Humphrey & Smith, Grimsby   1941 1/1942 collision 13/2/1942
MMS181, 1951 - MMS1681     Clapson & Sons, Barton   2/5/1942 7/1942 sold 2/1958
MMS182, 1951 - MMS1682     Walter Reekie, St. Monace   2/5/1942 10/1942 to Belgium 1943 - 1951 (MMS182), sold 8/1955
MMS183     P. K. Harris, Appledore   23/7/1942 10/1942 sold 3/1946
MMS184     George Forbes, Peterhead   7/3/1942 5/1942 to France 1944 - 10/1947 (D242), sold 1948
MMS185, 1951 - MMS1685     George Forbes, Peterhead   2/5/1942 7/1942 to Italy 1946 - 1950 (DR215), sold 11/1956
MMS186     Irvine, Peterhead   17/1/1942 5/1942 sold 2/1946
MMS187, 1951 - MMS1687     Irvine, Peterhead   30/4/1942 7/1942 to Belgium 1943 - 1951 (MMS187), sold 8/1955
MMS188     Wilson Noble, Fraserburgh   5/3/1942 6/1942 to Belgium 1943 - 1951 (MMS188), sold 8/1955
MMS189     Wilson Noble, Fraserburgh   14/5/1942 8/1942 to Belgium 1943 - 1951 (MMS189), sold 8/1955
MMS190, 1951 - MMS1690     J. & G. Forbes, Sandhaven   17/1/1942 4/1942 sold 1947
MMS191, 1951 - MMS1691     McDuff Eng & Spbdg, MacDuff   2/5/1942 8/1942 to Belgium 1946 - 1951 (MMS191), sold 10/1955
MMS192   79 Herd & McKenzie, Buckie   11/2/1942 5/1942 sold 1946
MMS193, 1951 MMS1693   80 Herd & McKenzie, Buckie   5/5/1942 8/1942 to Belgium 1943 - 1951 (MMS193), sold 1/1957
MMS194     Symonetty Shipyard, Nassau, Bahamas   4/6/1942 --- cancelled 3/1946
MMS195     Symonetty Shipyard, Nassau, Bahamas   12/11/1942 --- cancelled 3/1946
MMS196     Clare SB, Metaghan, Canada   16/3/1942 12/1942 sold 1946
MMS197     Clare SB, Metaghan, Canada   13/4/1942 12/1942 sold 10/1946
MMS198     Clare SB, Metaghan, Canada   7/7/1942 12/1942 sold 1946
MMS199     Clare SB, Metaghan, Canada   3/8/1942 2/1943 sold 3/1946
MMS200     Shelburne SB, Canada   11/11/1942 3/1943 sold 1946
MMS201     Wagstaff & Hatfield, Port Greville, Canada   3/5/1942 3/1943 sold 10/1946
MMS202     J. L. Bolson, Poole   1942 8/1942 sold 1946
MMS203     Frank Curtis, Totnes   13/4/1942 7/1942 to Soviet Union 10/1942 (T-109)
MMS204     Frank Curtis, Par   2/6/1942 9/1942 to France 1945 - 1947 (D376), sold 2/1948
MMS205     Frank Curtis, Par   1942 8/1942 sold 1946
MMS206     J. S. Doig, Grimsby   2/6/1942 9/1942 sold 1946
MMS207     Frank Curtis, Totnes   30/4/1942 7/1942 sold 1946
MMS208     J. & G. Forbes, Sandhaven   --- --- cancelled 4/1942
MMS209     George Forbes, Peterhead   30/6/1942 10/1942 sold 11/1945
MMS210     P. K. Harris, Appledore   --- --- cancelled 4/1942
MMS211   81 Herd & McKenzie, Buckie   18/7/1942 11/1942 sold 11/1945
MMS212     Humphrey & Smith, Grimsby   23/4/1942 6/1942 to Soviet Union 10/1942 (T-110)
MMS213     Humphrey & Smith, Grimsby   1/7/1942 9/1942 to France 1945 - 1947 (D378), sold 10/1947
MMS214     McDuff Eng & Spbdg, MacDuff   25/8/1942 11/1942 sold 1946
MMS215     Wilson Noble, Fraserburgh   29/6/1942 9/1942 sold 1945
MMS216     Philip, Dartmouth   10/11/1942 2/1943 sold 1947
MMS217, 1951 - MMS1717     Walter Reekie, St. Monace   30/5/1942 8/1942 sold 9/1955
MMS218     J. W. & A. Upham, Brixham   3/7/1942 10/1942 sold 1946
MMS219     Wilson Noble, Fraserburgh   10/9/1942 12/1942 sold 1948
MMS220     Frank Curtis, Totnes   16/5/1942 8/1942 to France 1945 - 1947 (D373), sold 10/1947
MMS221     Frank Curtis, Totnes   30/5/1942 10/1942 to France 1945 - 1947 (D371), sold 3/1948
MMS222, 1947 - Amber, 1951- MMS222     Bellmont Dock, Kingston, Jamaica   10/1/1945 7/1946 to Bermuda 1955
MMS223, 1947- Malabar, 1947- Jade     Bellmont Dock, Kingston, Jamaica   31/1/1945 11/1946 damaged and scuttled 24/2/1951
MMS224, 1951 - MMS1724     Frank Curtis, Par   15/8/1942 11/1942 stricken 4/1954
MMS225     Frank Curtis, Par   30/8/1942 12/1942 sold 1948
MMS226     Frank Curtis, Par   15/8/1942 10/1942 to Netherlands 1942 (Vlieland)
MMS227     Frank Curtis, Par   15/7/1942 10/1942 to Netherlands 1942 (Marken)
MMS228, 1951 - MMS1728     Frank Curtis, Par   1940/44   sold 1956/58
MMS229     J. S. Doig, Grimsby   25/10/1942   sunk 13/6/1944
MMS230     George Forbes, Peterhead   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS231     J. W. & A. Upham, Brixham   1942 12/1942 to Netherlands 12/1942 (Ameland)
MMS232     McDuff Eng & Spbdg, MacDuff   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS233, 1947- MMS1733, 1948 - St. David, 1954- MMS1733     J. L. Bolson, Poole   26/8/1942 11/1942 sold 3/1958
MMS234     J. L. Bolson, Poole   1940/43 6/1943 to Netherlands 1943 (Terschelling)
MMS235     Herd & McKenzie, Buckie   --- --- cancelled
MMS236, 1951 - MMS1736     Wivenhoe Shipyard   1940/44   sold 1956/58
MMS237   29 Wivenhoe Shipyard   1940/44   to Nethelands 1943/44 (Beveland)
MMS238, 1944 - Fichot   392 Steers Ltd, St. John`s, Canada   1940/44   danlayer 1944, sold 1950s
MMS239, 1944 - Jude   393 Steers Ltd, St. John`s, Canada   1940/44   danlayer 1944, sold 1950s
MMS240, 1944 - Quirpon   394 Steers Ltd, St. John`s, Canada   1940/44   danlayer 1944, sold 1950s
MMS241, 1944 - St. Barbe   395 Steers Ltd, St. John`s, Canada   1940/44   danlayer 1944, sold 1950s
MMS242     Clare SB, Metaghan, Canada   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS243     Clare SB, Metaghan, Canada   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS244     Clare SB, Metaghan, Canada   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS245     Clare SB, Metaghan, Canada   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS246     Clare SB, Metaghan, Canada   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS247     Clare SB, Metaghan, Canada   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS248     Shelburne SB, Canada   11/9/1943   sunk 30/1/1945
MMS249     Shelburne SB, Canada   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS250     Wagstaff & Hatfield, Port Greville, Canada   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS251     Wagstaff & Hatfield, Port Greville, Canada   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS252     LeBlanc SB, Canada   8/2/1943 9/1943 sold 1945/47
MMS253     LeBlanc SB, Canada   4/3/1943 9/1943 sold 1948
MMS254     Ch Mar de St. Laurent, Canada   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS255     Ch Mar de St. Laurent, Canada   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS256     Vaughan SB, Fredericton, Canada   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS257     Vaughan SB, Fredericton, Canada   9/10/1943   sunk 11/12/1944
MMS258     Royal Bodden, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands   --- --- cancelled
MMS259     Royal Bodden, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands   --- --- cancelled
MMS260     Walter Reekie, St. Monace   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS261, 1948 - Venturer     Irvine, Peterhead   1940/44   for disposal 1956
MMS262     Husband Yacht Yard, Marshwood   --- --- cancelled
MMS263, 1951 - MMS1763     Clapson & Sons, Barton   1940/44   to Denmark 1945 - 1948 (ME263), for disposal 1953
MMS264     Frank Curtis, Totnes   --- --- cancelled
MMS265     Frank Curtis, Totnes   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS266     Frank Curtis, Totnes   1940/44   to Belgium 1946 - 1955, sold 1955
MMS267     Frank Curtis, Totnes   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS268     Frank Curtis, Par   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS269     Frank Curtis, Par   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS270     Frank Curtis, Par   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS271, 1951 - MMS1771     Frank Curtis, Par   1940/44   sold 1958
MMS272, 1951 - MMS1772     J. W. & A. Upham, Brixham   1940/44   sold 1958
MMS273     Herd & McKenzie, Buckie   --- --- cancelled
MMS274     John Morris, Gosport   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS275, 1949 - Neptune     McDuff Eng & Spbdg, MacDuff   1940/44   sold circa 1953
MMS276     McDuff Eng & Spbdg, MacDuff   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS277     Wilson Noble, Fraserburgh   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS278     Irvine, Peterhead   8/3/1943   wrecked 14/9/1944
MMS279     Wivenhoe Shipyard, Glasgow   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS280     Clapson & Sons, Barton   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS281     J. L. Bolson, Poole   23/4/1943 9/1943 sold 12/1945
MMS282     Frank Curtis, Par   20/7/1943 10/1943 sold 1946
MMS283, 1951 - MMS1783     J. W. & A. Upham, Brixham   1940/44   sold 1957
MMS284     Frank Curtis, Totnes   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS285     Frank Curtis, Par   1940/44   RNVR tender Isis 1950
MMS286, 1951 - MMS1786     Frank Curtis, Par   1940/44   sold 1957
MMS287     John Morris, Gosport   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS288, 1951 - MMS1788     John Morris, Gosport   1940/44   foundered 21/10/1952
MMS289     John Morris, Gosport   1940/44   RNVR tender Thames 1950
MMS290, 1951 - MMS1790     Frank Curtis, Totnes   1940/44   sold 1954 - 1958
MMS291, 1951 - MMS1791     Frank Curtis, Totnes   1940/44   sold 1954 - 1958
MMS292     Frank Curtis, Par   1940/44   to Netherlands 1943/44 (Rozenburg)
MMS293     Frank Curtis, Par   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS294, 1951 - MMS1794     Frank Curtis, Par   1940/44   sold 1954/58
MMS295     Frank Curtis, Par   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS296, 1951 - MMS1796     Frank Curtis, Par   1940/44   sold 1954/58
MMS297, 1951 - MMS1797     Frank Curtis, Par   1940/44   sold 1954/58
MMS298     Frank Curtis, Par   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS299     Irvine, Peterhead   --- --- cancelled
MMS300     Philip, Dartmouth   10/11/1943 1/1944 sold 1946
MMS301, 1951 - MMS1801     Wilson Noble, Fraserburgh   1940/44   sold 1954/58
MMS302     Irvine, Peterhead   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS303     J. W. & A. Upham, Brixham   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS304     J. L. Bolson, Poole   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS305     Clapson & Sons, Barton   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS306     Wilson Noble, Fraserburgh   --- --- cancelled
MMS307, 1951 - MMS1807     Wilson Noble, Fraserburgh   1940/44   to Denmark 1945 - 1948 (ME307), sold 1954/58
MMS308     Irvine, Peterhead   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS309     Husband Yacht Yard, Marshwood   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS310, 1951 - MMS1810     A. Wahbad, Beirut, Lebanon   1940/44   to Greece 1946 - 1951, sold 1955/57
MMS311     Marine Trust, Tel Aviv, Palestine   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS312     Marine Trust, Tel Aviv, Palestine   1940/44   sold 1945/47
MMS313, 1951 - MMS1813     A. Wahbad, Beirut, Lebanon   1940/44   to Greece 1946 - 1951, sold 1955/57
Coquitlam (RCN) J364   Newcastle SB, Nanaimo, Canada   5/1/1944 7/1944 sold 1946
Cranbrook (RCN) J372   Star SB, New Westminster, Canada   5/6/1943 5/1944 sold 1947
Daerwood (RCN) J357   Vancouver SYd, Canada   31/3/1943 4/1944 sold 1947
Kalamalka (RCN) J395   A. C. Benson, Vancouver, Canada   29/12/1943 10/1944 sold 1947
Lavallee (RCN) J371   A. C. Benson, Vancouver, Canada   27/5/1943 6/1944 sold 1947
Llewellyn (RCN) J278   CM de St. Laurent, Ile de Orleans, Canada   14/11/1941 8/1942 sold 1958
Lloyd George (RCN) J279   CM de St. Laurent, Ile de Orleans, Canada   14/11/1941 8/1942 sold 1952
Revelstoke (RCN) J373   Star SB, New Westminster, Canada   3/11/1943 7/1944 sold 7/1957
Rossland (RCN) J358   Vancouver SYd, Canada   14/8/1943 7/1944 sold 1946
St. Joseph (RCN) J359   Newcastle SB, Nanaimo, Canada   14/9/1943 5/1944 sold 1947

 

Displacement standard, t

255

Displacement full, t

295

Length, m

36.4

Breadth, m

7.14

Draught, m

2.67 deep load

No of shafts

1

Machinery

diesel

Power, h. p.

375 - 500

Max speed, kts

10 - 11

Fuel, t

diesel oil 24 - 26

Endurance, nm(kts) 2400(9.5)

Armament

(1 x 1 - 20/70 Oerlikon Mk II/IV, 1 x 2 - 12.7/62) or 2 x 2 - 12.7/62 or 2 x 1 - 20/70 Oerlikon Mk II/IV, sweeps

Sensors  

Complement

20

Ship project history: Very successful design of wooden coastal minesweeper able to sweep magnetic and acoustic mines.

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: MMS8, MMS39, MMS55, MMS68, MMS70, MMS89, MMS101, MMS117, MMS168, MMS170, MMS229, MMS248 and MMS257 were mined.

MMS272 1944

Ivan Gogin, 2008-10