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Cortina GY 862

Cortina Built 1913 Cook Welton & Gemmell Beverley for Neal Green Grimsby 04/1915 Requisitioned as a minesweeper  1919 Returned to commercial fishing  10/02/1929 Sold to Harold Bacon Grimsby  26/03/1920 Bought by Trawlers White Sea & Grimsby Ltd Grimsby  1939 Requisitioned as an auxiliary patrol vessel and minesweeper  The vessel was serving with the 111 minesweeper group based at Grimsby


Her Details are 

  • Official Number 134775
  • Yard Number 270
  • Admiralty Number FY 1621
  • Armament 1-6pdr
  • GT 213 NT 89
  • Quarter Deck 61 Foc’sle 16
  • Dimensions 117.1 x 21.5 x 12.1 
  • Engines Charles D. Holmes 66 NHP 10 knots

Lost following a collision off the River Humber on the 07/12/1940