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Corona GY 684

Corona built 1912 Dundee Shipbuilding Co Dundee for Grimsby & North Sea SS Trawling
02/1915 Requisitioned  23/03/1916 Dover Straits – Lt James Irvine RNR Skipper Frank Thornton Dover Patrol with local Ramsgate armed defence flotilla Mined at 0630 in mine field laid by UC.6 Matthias Graf von SchmettowSank near Ramsgate Kent 51.08N 01.25E Both officers and 11 ratings lost Later raised returned to service and listed until 1919 


Her Details are

  • Official Number 132137 
  • Admiralty Number 1137
  • Armament 1-6pdr 1-2pdr
  • GT 212 NT 82 
  • Dimensions 117.3 x 22 x 11.6 
  • Quarter deck 65 

23/03/1916 Mined off Ramsgate whilst in Admiralty Service