A384 at Granton
"I am almost certain the boat in
foreground, A384, was the 'Kuvera', owned and operated by the Planet Fishing
as a minesweeper 1919 and named John Heath
commissioned as a
to Grimsby and registered GY383.
, becoming A384 in 1936.
- minesweeper, 1940 to 1945.
- came to
GN39 in 1949
also sailed from Leith.
sank on 26 January 1950 after springing a leak 110 miles NE of Buchan Ness.
The crew was rescued by Granton trawler Chiltern GN25
I wish more of such pictures were posted,
helps with the records."
Walter Lyle Hume of Cowes, Isle of Wight, England: June 30, 2006