TSS "Sir Francis Drake" (1908, 478grt) was one of three tenders used simultaneously at Fishguard when Cunarders "Mauretania" and "Lusitania" called. She was the passenger tender. Two other vessels dealt with a) baggage b)mails. In summer, on days when not required for tender duties she ran coastal excursions. In background one of the Fishguard-Rosslare 'Saints' (St Patrick/David/George of 1906 or St Andrew of 1908).