For Posterity's Sake
A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project
Minesweeping Trawler - TR 7
Built by Collingwood Shipyards Ltd., TR 7 was completed on 17 May 1918. Her specifications were: Displacement: 275 tons, Length: 125 ft, Beam: 23.5 ft, Draught: 13.5 ft, Speed: 10 kts, Armament: 1-12pdr. TR 7 was sold in 1920 to Rose Street Foundry & Engineering Co. Ltd., Inverness for lay up and possible re-classification as a steam trawler. In 1921 she was transferred to Inverness as the expense of the Admiralty. In August 1926 she was sold to Boston Deep sea Fishing and Ice Co. Ltd., Inverness. Re-sold to the Brazilian Gov't in 1927 and later renamed Santander, her Fleetwood registry was closed on 04 Oct 1928.