plaque, '105ft. Motor Mine Sweeper

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Catalogue number
  • EPH 6011
Materials
  • metal
Alternative Names
  • FULL NAME: plaque, '105ft. Motor Mine Sweeper
  • SIMPLE NAME: COM
Category
souvenirs and ephemera

Physical description

Rectangular silver metal plaque with engraved inscription that reads '1939-1945 105FT. Motor Mine Sweeper Presented to the British War Museum by the Fishing Boat Builders Association of Scotland. The following members of which built on the order of the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty a total of sixty-three of these M.M.S. Vessels between 1940 and 1943...'

Engraved

1939-1945 105FT. Motor Mine Sweeper Presented to the British War Museum by the Fishing Boat Builders Association of Scotland. The following members of which built on the order of the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty a total of sixty-three of these M.M.S. Vessels between 1940 and 1943. GEORGE FORBES & Co (PETERHEAD) Ltd. PETERHEAD. J&G FORBES & Co. SANDHAVEN, NEAR FRASERBURGH. HERD & MACKENZIE, BUCKIE. RICHARD IRVIN &SONS Ltd. PETERHEAD. THE MACDUFF ENGINEERING Co. MACDUFF. JAMES NOBLE, FRASERBURGH. WILSON NOBLE & Co., FRASERBURGH. WALTER REEKIE, ST. MONACE.

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