Official Number: 187864
Yard Number: 511
Gross tonnage: 426
Net Tonnage: 139
Length: 137 ft
Breadth: 28.44 ft
Depth 14.30 ft
Built: Goole Shipbuilding & Repairs Co Ltd, Goole
Engine: 8-cyl 1000bhp oil engine by Mirrlees, Bickerton & Day Ltd, Stockport
19.04.1958: Launched by Goole Shipbuilding & Repairing Co Ltd, Goole (Yd.No.511) for Mason Trawlers Ltd, Fleetwood as BROADWATER.
06.1958: Registered at Fleetwood (FD208). Robert H. Bagshaw designated manager.
By 31.07. 1961: Sold to Broadwater Trawlers Ltd, Fleetwood.
By 31.07.1964: Sold to Boston Deep Sea Fisheries Ltd, Fleetwood.
8.1969: Suffered damage from a fire.
2.1970: Returned to service after repair to fire damage. Transferred to Grimsby. First landing at Grimsby (Sk. Hughie McMillan) 925 kits £6,611 gross.
By 31.07.1971: Sold to Iago Steam Trawler Co Ltd, Hull.
By 31.07.1973: Registered at Fleetwood as BOSTON CRUSADER (FD208).
1973: At Fleetwood third top trawler – £201,026 gross (Sk. Hughie McMillan).
06.1976: Laid up.
1976: Remeasured 402g 128n.
10.1976: Sold to Colne Shipping Co Ltd, Lowestoft.
1976: Converted to offshore platform stand-by safety vessel. Fleetwood registry closed. On completion registered to Drifter Trawlers Ltd, Lowestoft at Lowestoft as JAMAICA. G. D. Claridge designated manager.
1986: Sold to Liguaria Maritime Ltd, Milton Regis for breaking up.
01.1987: Arrived Milton Creek, Sittingbourne from Lowestoft. Lowestoft registry closed.
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05/09/16: Page re-published after site problems.
15/01/2017: Significant information update.