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Renovo GY 23

Renovo built 16/07/1904 Cook Welton & Gemmel for G F Sleight
1917 Requisitioned as a Fishing Trawler Fishery Reserve 
1919 Returned 17/11/1933 Sold to George F Sleight & Ramond L Humphrey Grimsby
21/11/1938 Sold to Consolidated Fisheries Lowestoft Renamed Walsingham LT 279
08/10/1939 Transferred back to Grimsby
30/03/1940 She Sank following a collision in the North Sea 25 miles SE of Harwich

Her Details are

  • Official Number 118933
  • Yard No 54
  • 170 GT 59 NT
  • Dimensions 105 x 21 x 11
  • Quarter Deck 46′ Foc’sle 18′
  • Engines by C D Holmes 55 NHP 9.5 Knots

Sank after a collision in the North Sea 51 41 10N 01 35 30E 30/03/1940 The vessel was on passage from Grimsby to Milford Haven at the time