|Photographer:||John Gallagher [View profile]||Title:||HOSANNA||Added:||Jan 06, 2009|
||Fishing vessel loa 70ft/21m and over|
|Hosanna - LT167 - Lowestoft - Photo taken approx 1931:
Built: 1930; J. Chambers, Oulton Broad, Lowestoft. (Yard no. 581)
Description: Steel side drifter trawler; steam screw, coal burning. Crabber. Ketch rigged.
Requisitioned by the Admiralty and converted to a minesweeper (P.No. FY.950). Based at Milford, and commanded by local skipper, Herbert Biddle.
Nov 1944: Returned to owners.
1960: Diesel engine fitted.
1976: Broken up.