M.T. Boston Neptune – FD14
Fleetwood Trawler – Boston Neptune FD14
Official Number: 185297
Built at: Goole 1955 by Goole Shipbuilding & Repairs Co Ltd
Yard Number: 498
Gross Tonnage: 328
Length: 132 ft
Breadth: 26′ 7” ft
Draught: 13 ft
Owner: Boston Deep Sea Fisheries Ltd
1955: To Fleetwood as a new vessel.
1962: Sold to Canada as Acadia Neptune.
1973: Sold to Canso Seafoods.
1974: Sold to H.B.Nickerson & Sons of North Sydney, Nova Scotia.
Notes: Probably scrapped in the early 80’s following the collapse of the Nickerson empire due to an oversupply of fish and poor markets.