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Name: WOONDA
Launched: Q2/1915
Completed: 06/1915
Builder: JP Rennoldson & Sons Ltd, South Shields
Yard Number: 296
Dimensions: 309grt, 0nrt, 125.3 x 25.2 x 13.1ft
Engines: T3cyl (17.5, 30 & 48 x 30ins), 182nhp, 1100ihp, 14kts
Engines By: JP Rennoldson & Sons Ltd, South Shields
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 146200
History:
1915 Adelaide Steam Tug Co Ltd, South Australia
1915 The Admiralty
1922 Adelaide Steam Tug Co Ltd, South Australia
1964 KW Tidwell, Port Lincoln
1965 Broken up
Comments: WOONDA is aboriginal for "Follow Me"
1915: Purchased by the Admiralty before delivery to Adelaide Steam Tug Co
1915: Allocated pennant W57
1964: To be used as a tuna fishing boat
1965 Broken up at Port Adelaide
Thanks to Buster Browne for the above details


Above photo courtesy of Piet Van Damme

Above photo courtesy of Buster J Browne, copyright of the JY Freeman collection

Above photo courtesy of Jaap Bijl, copyright of the JY Freeman collection