SS St Barchan – The Last Ship Torpedoed in WWI By Richard McCormick

Early on 21st October 1918 a small 362 ton Home Trade coaster the SS Saint Barchan of Glasgow (Official No. 13785), built on the Clyde by Scott & Sons in 1917 for J & A Gardener & Co. Ltd. and commanded by Scottish Captain Donald McDougall with his crew of seven, cast off from Ayr […]