Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre

  • ‘Legalised vandalism’

    ‘Legalised vandalism’

    28th April 2023

    Decommissioning in the 1990s and early 2000s led to the destruction of hundreds of seaworthy wooden boats – and a determined campaign to preserve a few for posterity The Forbes-built Kimara FR 176, which was decommissioned in 2002 – just…

  • Ross Tiger closed for vital work

    Ross Tiger closed for vital work

    8th September 2022

    Grimsby’s museum ship Ross Tiger has closed to the public as ‘significant maintenance work’ gets underway, reports Paul Scott. Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre says that the work to the deck is some of the ‘most significant’ undertaken during the historic…


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