M.T. Luneda (2) – FD175


Official number: 185293
Yard Number: 1376
Completed: 1953
Gross Tonnage: 316
Net Tonnage: 109
Length: 127″
Breadth: 26′ 6″
Depth: 12′ 3″
Built: Cochrane & Sons Ltd, Selby
Engine: 154nhp 7 cyl Mirlees Bickerton
Speed: 11 knots


Cost to build £84,275. 13.02.
1952: Launched by Cochrane & Sons Ltd, Selby (Yd.No.1376) for J. Marr & Sons Ltd, Fleetwood as LUNEDA.
01.07.1952: Completed.
02.07.1953: Registered at Fleetwood (FD175).
12.1964: Sold to Peter & J Johnstone Ltd, Aberdeen.
30.12.1964: Fleetwood registry closed.
31.12.1964: Registered at Aberdeen (A754).
10.01.1968: Sold to Bon Accord Fish Selling Co Ltd, Aberdeen.
26.08.1970: Sold to P W McLellan, Bo’ness in an en bloc deal with GAVINA (A871).
09.1970: Commenced breaking up at Bo’ness.
29.10.1970: Aberdeen registry closed “Vessel broken up”.

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M. T. Luneda FD175

M. T. Luneda FD175

M. T. Luneda FD175

M. T. Luneda FD175
Picture courtesy of Peter Hearn

M.T. Luneda A754

M.T. Luneda A754
Picture courtesy of The David Buckley Collection

03/10/2016: Page re-published due to site problems.
21/08/2017: Removed FMHT watermark and added an image.