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Passing GY 877

PASSING built 1913 Requisitioned 08/1914 as a mine sweeper Returned 1920
19/12/1914, North Sea Lt G Parsons. Badly holed, first to be mined down by the bows badly on fire steam-pipe severed and blowing off steam. Assisted by sweeping partner, then towed stern-first across Cayton Bay by paddle minesweeper Brighton Queen and beached on Scarborough Sandsno lives lost. Salvaged and put back into service


Her Details are 

  • Official Number
  • Admiralty Number 58 and 1542
  • GT 459
  • Armament 1-12pdr