|Builder||GOOLE SHIPBUILDING & REPAIRING CO. LTD.|
|At||GOOLE (Dutch River)|
Water carrier L.9 from 1917
Post war based at Constantinople
9/1923 towed to Malta
Used as a fuel lighter with unofficial name 'TALBOT'
during bombing in Marsamxett Harbour, Valletta
Wreck remains a diving site with a fairly complete hull but is threatened (late 2008) with removal to make way for a marina.
See Times of Malta
Also see fuller details of her history and the wreck on X.127
Example of X-Lighter post war
GOOLE S.B. LIST