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Gardenia GY 402

Gardenia built 22/08/1891 by Cochranes of Selby for North Eastern Steam Fishing Co Grimsby 12/1914 Requisitioned as a Mine sweeper 11/1918 Returned to owners 11/1919  North Eastern Steam Fishing Co Grimsby went into Voluntary Liquidation 12/1919 sold to T W Bascomb Grimsby 01/1935 Sold to owners in Lowestoft  22/10/1935 The Bascomb Fleet was sold to F Parkes Blackpool 10/1935 sold to Consolidated Fisheries Grimsby and transferred to Lowerstoft  29/11/1935 Registered as LT 117 1939 Sold to C Valkenburg Belgium For Breaking up


Her Details are

  • Official Number 99190
  • Yard Number 50
  • Admiralty Number FY 723
  • Armament 1 6 pdr AA
  • GT 146 NT 70
  • Dimensions 97.2 x 20.6 x 11.0
  • Quarter deck 17 Foc’sle 17
  • Engines by C D Holmes 45 NHP 3 Cyl 10 Knots

Sunk on or about 12/03/1940 by a mine 53 04′ N and 01 33′ E