Rinovia GY 378

Details to follow

SurnameForenameAge At DeathDate Of DeathRankBoat
JOHNSTONJAMESUnknown02/11/1940StokerH.M. Trawler Rinovia.
MacLEANNORMAN3618/07/1940SeamanH.M. Trawler Rinovia.
SADLERREGINALD CHARLESUnknown02/11/1940Seaman CookH.M. Trawler Rinovia.
JOHNSONTHOMAS MAVIN4202/11/1940EnginemanH.M. Trawler Rinovia.
GLADWELLSTANLEY THOMAS2302/11/1940StokerH.M. Trawler Rinovia.
GRACELAURENCE4102/11/1940StokerH.M. Trawler Rinovia.
BURWOODFREDERICK WILLIAMUnknown02/11/1940SeamanH.M. Trawler Rinovia.
SHILLINGSERNEST GEORGE2302/11/1940Seaman StewardH.M. Trawler Rinovia.
SMITHJOHNunknown02/11/1940Second HandH.M. Trawler Rinovia.
PENISTONEHARRYUnknown02/11/1940StokerH.M. Trawler Rinovia.
MERCERJOHN HARRIS1902/11/1940Ordinary SeamanH.M. Trawler Rinovia.
MORRISONJOHNUnknown02/11/1940SeamanH.M. Trawler Rinovia.
NEEDHAMJOHNUnknown02/11/1940Stoker 2nd ClassH.M. Trawler Rinovia.
SANKEYJOSEPH EDWARD2302/11/1940Stoker 2nd ClassH.M. Trawler Rinovia.
MACIVERALEXANDER3018/07/1940SeamanH.M. Trawler Rinovia
McGALEJOSEPH2102/11/1940Ordinary TelegraphistH.M. Trawler Rinovia.

02/11/1940 Mined off Falmouth whilst in Admiralty Service


Blakkur GY 378

Blakkur Built 27/08/1931 Cook Welton & Gemmell Beverley for Rinovia Steam Fishing Co Ltd Grimsby
1938 Renamed Rinovia 
31/08/1939 Requisitioned as a minesweeper

Her Details are 

  • Official Number 162861
  • Yard Number 566 
  • GT 429 NT 189 
  • Dimensions 157.3 x 25.1 x 14.1 
  • Engines Amos & Smith 99 NHP 11 knots 

Sunk by mine off Falmouth Bay on the 02/11/1940


Eagle GY 378

Eagle built 25/06/1891 by Cochranes of Selby for Thomas Bascomb & Others Grimsby
01/1903 sold to Taylor, Olsen and Pennel Grimsby
29/05/1917 Requisitioned for Fishery Reserve
1919 returned to owners
11/1923 sold to Nordsee Exploitatie Maats Ijmuiden
11/1923 Registered IJM5 and renamed Inie
1930 sold to N V Visscherji Maats Ijmuiden
1938 sold to Howth Trawling Co Dublin
Renamed Irelands Eye D106
01/01/1941 sold to Boston Deep Sea Fishing Co Fleetwood
10/03/1941 Registered FD 179
28/06/1943 transferred to Grimsby
10/1943 sold to Loyal Steam Fishing Co Grimsby
25/10/1943 registered GY 441
1945 Sold to owners in Lowestoft
1945 sold to Kenneth Percival trawlers Hull
1946 sold to F E Catchpole Lowestoft

Her Details are

  • Official Number 99181
  • Yard Number 48
  • GT 146 NT 70
  • Dimensions 97.1 x 20.5 x 11.0
  • Quarter Deck 17 Foc’sle 17
  • Engines by C D Holmes 45 NHP 3 Cyl 10 knots

04/1950 Sold to Northern Ship Breaking Co Peterhead for Breaking Up