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Heron GY 1230

Heron built 1902 G. Cooper Hull for T. Baskcomb Grimsby
10/1914 To T. W. Baskcomb Grimsby
12/1914 Requisitioned as a minesweeper
11/1915 To T. Baskcomb Ltd Grimsby
1919 Returned 
07/1933 Bought by the Amalgamated Steam Fishing Co Ltd Grimsby 
02/1935 Sold to H. A. Baskcomb Grimsby 
12/1939 Bought by the Sir Thomas Robinson & Sons Ltd Grimsby Served as Foamcrest in WW2

Her Details are

  • Official Number 113230
  • Admiralty number FY 715
  • Armament 1-12pdr
  • GT 209 NT 73
  • Dimensions 118.2 x 21.5 x 11.2
  • Quarter deck 48 Foc’sle 20

 Lost near Faeroe Bank on the 27/07/1942