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Rodney GY 195

Rodney Built 1906 Cook Welton & Gemmell Beverley for William Grant Grimsby 05/1915 Hired by the Admiralty as a minesweeper FY 953 Renamed Rodney III  22/09/1918 Bought by Smith & Peacock Grimsby  1919 Returned to owners 
16/01/1921 Bought by Sylvia Steam Fishing Co Ltd Grimsby  30/08/1922 To Dobson Steam Fishing Co Ltd Grimsby  09/1922 Surveyed at Grimsby  25/02/1931 Sold to Charles Dobson Grimsby  02/10/1940 Bought by Consolidated Fisheries Ltd 


Her Details are

  • Official Number 123587
  • Yard Number 124 
  • GT 246 NT 100 
  • Dimensions 125 x 22 x 11.8 
  • Quarter deck 68 Foc’sle 19 
  • Engines 12½, 22, 35 x 24 in 70 rhp by C D Holmes & Co Hull 10½ knots 

Sank 03/03/1941 after colliding with the Grimsby trawler Carieda about 150 miles SE of Vestmann Islands