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King Edward GY 1195

King Edward built 1900 Schofield Hagerup & Doughty Grimsby for the Monarch Steam Fishing Co Ltd Grimsby
01/1915 Requisitioned as boom defence vessel 04/1906 Registered to Consolidated Steam Fishing & Ice Co  01/1915 The vessel took up duty as a boom defence vessel   04/1919 Returned to owners 
09/1923 Transferred to Lowestoft registered as LT 169 08/03/1940 Moved to Swansea 

Her Details are

  • Official Number 113201
  • Yard Number 12
  • Admiralty Number
  • Armament 1-6pdr
  • GT 163 NT 73
  • Quarter deck 18 Foc’sle 21
  • Dimensions 105.6 x 21.1 x 10.6 
  • Engines Triple expansion with cylinders 11, 17, 28 in x 20 in 40 rhp 46 NHP by Muir & Houston Ltd Glasgow

Scrapped at Gray’s Wharf Tilbury by Thomas W. Ward Ltd arriving 12/05/1953