Northern Sun GY 2

The Northern Sun was built by Cochrane & Sons of Selby in 1956.
Original name Wyre Mariner FD 34
She sailed out of Fleetwood for part of her career and during this time landed over 1 Million Pounds worth of Fish before leaving for Grimsby to sail with the Northern Fleet on 04/1968.

She registered as GY 2 but retained the original name. 
05/1968 Renamed
She was the largest trawler of the Northern Fleet 

Here are the Details

  • Official Number 187848
  • Yard Number 1412
  • GT 657 NT 244
  • Dimensions 169 x 30.5 x 16
  • Foc’sle 28′
  • Funnel Colours Blue with black top and Blue Letters B U T between wavy Blue Lines on white band

 She was Finally Scrapped in 1976