LÉ Grainne (CM10)
LÉ Gráinne (CM10) was a Ton-class minesweeper in the Irish Naval Service. She was the former HMS Oulston. She was named after Gráinne, a legendary princess who was promised to Fionn Mac Cumhail but ran away with his young follower Diarmuid.
|Out of service:||1971|
|Namesake:||Gráinne, a legendary Irish princess|
|Commissioned:||30 January 1971|
|Fate:||Sold to Spanish interests for breaking, 1987|
|Class and type:||Ton-class minesweeper|
|Length:||42.67 m (140.0 ft) overall|
|Beam:||8.4 m (28 ft)|
|Draught:||2.49 m (8 ft 2 in)|
|Speed:||15 knots (28 km/h; 17 mph) maximum|
Oulston was purchased from the Royal Navy in 1971, and commissioned as Gráinne. She was stricken in 1987 and sold to Spanish interests for breaking.