Name BILLOW (launched as SUNSHINE)
Type Naval Drifter
Year 09/1918
GRT 96
Engines Steam
Builder WEBSTER & BICKERTON
At GOOLE
Launch date 07/1918
Yard number 44
Owners The Admiralty
History Ordered as SUNSHINE, completed as BILLOW. Sold in 1935 to S. Downie and others and renamed CRAIGROY FR231 in 1936. Requisitioned as an anti-submarine vessel in WW2. Registered in Banff as BF81 from 1946, various owners.
Fate Broken up in 1954. She was the last Gardenstown steam drifter.


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