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Longset GY 376

Longset built 1914 Cochrane & Sons Selby for Lindsey Steam Fishing 1915 Requisitioned  02/1915 Renamed Leandros 06/02/1917 Bristol Channel – Auxiliary Patrol parent ship based at Swansea Mined at 1100 laid by UC 46 Friedrich Moecke sank off Nells Point near Barry Skipper and 7 ratings lost 7 survivors Lt John Wilson RNR who died on the 20 May 1916 is listed as serving on hired trawler Longset  BOWDEN, George, Deck Hand BULLOCK, William E, Engineman
BUSH, Ronald, Ordinary Telegraphist
HAGUE, William, Deck Hand
KINRADE, Alfred, Seaman
MUIR, Thomas F, Ty/Lieutenant
POOLE, Walter F W, Deck Hand
SANDERS, Herbert H, Trimmer

Her Details are

  • Official Number 137013
  • Yard Number 613
  • Admiralty Number FY 1503
  • Armament 1-6pdr
  • GT 275 NT 147
  • Quarter deck 72 Foc’sle 21
  • Dimensions 130.2 x 22 x 12.6 

06/02/1917 Mined off Wells Point Bristol Channel whilst in Admiralty Service