PLN: BK 274

Name: Christina Craig

Official Number: 132847

Built: 1912 Herd & Mackenzie, Findochty.

Owner and Port: Robert Cowe, Eyemouth, Berwickshire (Managing Owner)

Type of Vessel: Steam screw ketch, 1st class,  , 10 men, nets

Dimensions: 88.8ft loa., 18.9ft b., 9.1ft d.

Tonnage: 86grt., 37nrt.

Propulsion: Steam Engine, 35nhp.

Radio Call Sign:

Years: 1912 to 1918

History:
1912 completed.
1913 registered BK 271 Christina Craig
1915, April, on hire to Admiralty as anti submarine net vessel; Ad No 2752; fitted with one 3pdr.gun.
1918, registry closed, vessel sunk in action, by German destroyer, in Dover Straits, February 15th.

Casualties:
BOOMER, James E, Deck Hand, RNR, SD 1239.
COLLIN, William, Temp Skipper, RNR.
COWE, Robert, 2nd  Hand, RNR, SA 1582.
HARVEY, William, Deck Hand, RNR, DS 4325.
MORRISON, John D, Engineman, RNR, ES 2844.
NEWHAM, Bartholomew P, Engineman, RNR, ES 2843.
RITCHIE, William, Trimmer, RNR, TS 3459.
ROBERTSON, Adam, Deckhand, RNR, SD 394.
YOUNG, Andrew C, Deckhand, RNR, DA 5760
YOUNG, William, Deckhand, RNR, DA 5762