Lord Airedale GY 910

Lord Airedale built 1911 Smiths Dock Co Ltd South Bank Middlesbrough 
Built as Lord Howick for Port of Blyth Steam Fishing & Ice Co Ltd Blyth
05/1913 Bought by Consolidated Steam Fishing & Ice Co Ltd Grimsby
02/1915 Requisitioned as a mine sweeper
18/03/1915 North Sea – Skipper J R Dawson believed at anchor in “hurricane-force winds” Sank 150yds off the beach at Bridlington Yorkshire probably after dragging her anchor
Salvaged and returned to service
Skipper and 11 ratings lost

SurnameForenameAge At DeathDate Of DeathRankBoat
LEMANALBERT HENRYUnknown18/03/1915Deck HandH.M. Trawler “Lord Airedale.”
BOOTHSTEPHEN HARTLEYUnknown18/03/1915Deck HandH.M. Trawler “Lord Airedale.”
BUXTONDAVIDUnknown18/03/1915Deck HandH.M. Trawler “Lord Airedale.”
ELLISARTHURUnknown18/03/1915Trimmer CookH.M. Trawler “Lord Airedale.”
SALTTHOMAS EDWARDUnknown18/03/1915EnginemanH.M. Trawler “Lord Airedale.”
BRUNTONJAMESUnknown29/11/1916Deck HandH.M. Trawler “Lord Airedale.”
FLETCHERFREDERICK CHARLES4429/11/1916Trimmer CookH.M. Trawler “Lord Airedale.”
WILSONJOHN THOMAS3529/11/1916EnginemanH.M. Trawler “Lord Airedale.”
GRICEJAMESUnknown18/03/1915Deck HandH.M. Trawler “Lord Airedale”
TAYLORALFRED5418/03/1915EnginemanH.M. Trawler “Lord Airedale.”
DOOREALFRED ERNEST4418/03/1915TrimmerH.M. Trawler “Lord Airedale.”
MAYSONALBERT GEORGE2418/03/1915Second HandH.M. Trawler “Lord Airedale”
DAWSONJOHN ROBERT4219/03/1915SkipperH.M. Trawler “Lord Airedale.”
WILESALBERT GEORGE1929/11/1916TrimmerH.M. Trawler “Lord Airedale.”
BOOBYERALBERT GEORGE2129/11/1916SignalmanH.M. Trawler “Lord Airedale.”
MACKIENEIL3229/11/1916EnginemanH.M. Trawler “Lord Airedale.”
STEPHENSONALBERTUnknown18/03/1915TrimmerH.M. Trawler “Lord Airedale.”
THOMSONJOHN3129/11/1916TrimmerH.M. Trawler “Lord Airedale.”
LLEWELLYNALBERT ERNEST4118/03/1915Chief Petty OfficerH.M. Trawler “Lord Airedale.”

Her Details are

  • Official Number 130178
  • Yard Number 493
  • Admiralty Number FY 847
  • Armament 1-3pdr
  • GT 215 NT 84
  • Quarter deck 69 Foc’sle 21
  • Dimensions 117.4 x 22 x 11.7 

29/11/1916 Mined near Sunk Light Vessel Harwich whilst in Admiralty Service