The Lydia Eva
||Harry Eastick of Gorleston-on-Sea.
Mr. Geoffrey Banes of Caenarvonshire Yacht Company.
Lydia Eva Charitable Trust Ltd.
||Lydia Eva and Mincarlo Charitable Trust Ltd.
|Port of registry:
||Kings Lynn Slipway Co. Ltd.
||Regular experience / passenger days
||Port Number YH89
|Class & type:
||138 grt 64 net
||95 ft (29 m)
||20.6 ft (6.3 m)
||9.8 ft (3.0 m)
||Engine: 1930, Crabtree & Co. (R.H. Hutchinson), Triple Expansion, 10" + 17" + 28" x 20".
Boiler: 1961, Stockton Chemical Engineers & Riley Boilers Ltd., RT Scotch.
The Lydia Eva is the last surviving steam drifter of the herring fishing fleet based in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk. The Great Yarmouth herring fleet had made the town the major herring port in the world in the early part of the 20th century. She is listed as part of the National Historic Fleet, Core Collection.
Lydia Eva at Great Yarmouth