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King James GY 1207

King James Built 1900 Schofield Hagerup & Doughty Grimsby for the Monarch Steam Fishing Co Ltd Grimsby  04/1906 Registered to Consolidated Steam Fishing & Ice Co


Her Details are 

  • Official Number 113213
  • Yard Number 13 
  • GT 163 NT 75 
  • Dimensions 105.5 x 21.1 x 10.7 
  • Quarter deck 18 Foc’sle 21 
  • Engines Triple expansion with cylinders 11, 17, 28 in x 20 in 40rhp by Muir & Houston Ltd Glasgow   

Lost 31/07/1916 Captured & scuttled by U-39 15 miles Southeast of the Tyne She was returning from the Faroes fishing grounds to Grimsby at the time Conversely another position for her loss is given as 8 miles east of Seaham