mfv Maritan – FD1

Technical

Official Number: 308716
Gross Tonnage: 81
Net Tonnage: 42
Length: 64 ft
Built: G & J Forbes of Sandhaven, 1968
Owner: Boris Howard & Dave Atkinson

History

1968: To Fleetwood from new, she was an early example of the stern trawling system applied to modern smaller trawlers.
1974: Transferred to Leith as LH141. Owners Alexander B. Ritchie, Musselburgh and others.
1981: Registered as MARITAN BCK313 under the ownership of Moray Firth Fish Selling Co Ltd, Buckie.
19??: Port registration was changed to N315 (Newry) date unknown. Registered owner Charles Campbell, Kilkeel, Co. Down.
19??: Vessel was shelter decked and a new wheelhouse was added.
16th May 2002: Decommissioned.

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mfv Maritan FD1

mfv Maritan FD1
Picture courtesy of Fred Baker

mfv Maritan FD1

mfv Maritan FD1

mfv Maritan LH141

mfv Maritan LH141

Changelog
15/10/2016: Page re-published due to site problems.