M.T. Boston Monarch – FD19


Official Number: 185301
Yard Number: 1403
Completed: 1955
Gross Tonnage: 466
Length: 139 ft
Breadth: 28′ 4″
Depth: 13′ 1″
Built: Cochrane & Sons Ltd, Selby, 1955
Engine: 960bhp 6-cyl British Polar
Speed: 12 knots


1955: Completed by Cochrane & Sons Ltd, Selby for St. Andrews Steam
Fishing Co Ltd, Hull, as BOSTON MONARCH.
16.08.1955: Registered at Fleetwood.
14.12.1965: Sold to Oceania S.p.A Trapani, Italy.
12.12.1965: Fleetwood registry closed. Registered at Trapani as OCEANIA ROSA.
1969: Sold to Achille Saltini Trapani.
1972: Sold to Mankoadze Fisheries Ltd, Ghana.
09.1972: Lloyds classification discontinued.
1974: Sold to Achille Saltini, Trapani.
07.08.2009: Noted by Lloyd’s register of shipping “continued existence in doubt”.

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M.T. Boston Monarch FD19

M.T. Boston Monarch FD19
Picture courtesy of Len Charnley

M.T. Boston Monarch FD19

M.T. Boston Monarch FD19

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News Clipping
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M.T. Oceania Rosa

M.T. Oceania Rosa
Picture courtesy of Geoff Davidson

13/09/2016: Page re-published due to site problems.
26/12/2016: Image added.