S.T. Cyrano GY80


Official Number: 122699
Yard Number: 347
Completed: 1905
Gross Tonnage: 214
Net Tonnage: 77
Length: 117.0 ft
Breadth: 21.5 ft
Depth: 11.7 ft
Built: Cochrane & Sons Ltd, Selby
Engine: T.3-cyl by C. D. Holmes & Co Ltd, Hull


19.6.1905: Launched by Cochrane & Sons Ltd, Selby (Yd.No.347) for Alick Black (64/64), Grimsby (managing owner) as Cyrano.
4.8.1905: Registered at Grimsby (GY80).
20.8.1905: Completed. Fishing from Fleetwood.
30.11.1910: Off Lune Buoy at 7.0am. run down by steamer SHAMROCK and badly damaged on starboard quarter; three men injured. Steam trawler MARGARET (FD92) connected and delivered Fleetwood.
4.1914: Sold to The Strand Steam Fishing Co Ltd, Grimsby (Henry C. Baker, manager).
6.1915: Requisitioned for war service (Ad.No.1528).
6.1915: Fitted with Hotchkiss 12pdr and mine-sweep.
10.1916: Allocated Unit No.150 ‘Trawler Sweepers‘ based Falmouth to replace Unit No.87 transferred to Havre.
1.10.1918: At Penzance for General Patrol and Escort work.
Post 12.3.1919: Returned to owner at Grimsby.
13.8.1919: On a North Sea trip from Grimsby. Missing since this date.
4.10.1919: Grimsby registry closed “Missing”.

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S.T. Cyrano GY80

S.T. Cyrano GY80
Picture courtesy of Bill Blow

19/05/2012: Page published. 7 updates since then.
17/02/2020: Updated information.
22/02/2020: Image added.