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Cedric GY 278

Cedric Built 07/1899 Cochrane & Cooper of Beverly for United Steam Fisheries 

29/05/1917 Requisitioned into the Fishery Reserve 10/07/1917 stopped by U53 Commander Hans Rose 55 miles S by W of South Point of Sydero and Sunk with No casualties recorded

14/08/1917 Registry Closed

Her details

  • Official Number 110896
  • Yard Number 247
  • GT 197 NT 63
  • Dimensions 112.5’ x 21’ x 11.5’
  • Quarter Deck 47’ Foc’sle 20’
  • Engines by C D Holmes, 55 RHP 10 knots
  • Crew 9

Captured and sunk by a U-boat about 60 miles from the Faeroe Islands on the 10/07/1917