Yard No. 532
HMS BEGONIA

built by Barclay Curle & Company Glasgow in 1915

(BEGONIA)

HMS BEGONIA

Yard Number 532, was named BEGONIA when launched on Thursday, 26/08/1915 by Barclay Curle & Company Glasgow , for Royal Navy.



Other names she bore were: Dolcis, Jessop. Her last recorded name was Q10

She was wrecked on 02/10/1917

Ship Particulars:
Built: 1915
Ship Type: Sweeping Sloop
Ship's Role: Azalea class
Tonnage: 1210t
Owner History:
Royal Navy

Additional Information:
1917 converted to a coaster like Q
ship at Haulbowline near Queenstown. She used the names Dolcis, Jessop and Q10.
2/10/1917sunk off Casablanca in collision with U151 whilst acting as decoy ship Q10.
Previous update by Brian Hargreaves
Photo supplied by John Ward~McQuaid