Monthly Archives: November 2016

mfv Grenaa Star – GY145

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mfv Grenaa Star GY145

mfv Grenna Star GY145

mfv Grenaa Star GY145

mfv Grenna Star GY145
Picture courtesy of Frank Pook

mfv Grenaa Star HL112

mfv Grenaa Star HL112
Picture courtesy of The Fred Baker Collection

Changelog
30/11/2016: Page re-published due to site problems.
06/02/2017: Added image.

M.T. Glen Coe – A283

Technical

Official Number: 359076
Yard Number: 578
Completed: 1973
Gross Tonnage: 299
Net Tonnage: 113
Length: 106′ 7″
Breadth: 27′ 5″
Depth: 15′ 7″
Built by: Goole Shipbuilding & Repair Co Ltd, Goole

History

04.07.1973 Launched by Goole Shipbuilding & Repairing Co. Ltd, Goole (Yd. No. 578) for J. Marr & Son Ltd Hull as “GLEN COE”.
1973 Completed & registered at Aberdeen as (A283).
1980 Transferred from Aberdeen to Hull and laid up.
07.1983 Resumed fishing.
Late 1980: Laid up.
06.1992 Sold to Jade Fishing Co. Ltd, Vancouver Canada.
07.1992 Sailed from Hull for Canada.
2005 Still registered.

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M.T. Glen Coe A283

M.T. Glen Coe A283
Picture courtesy of Barry Colby

M.T. Glen Coe A283

M.T. Glen Coe A283

M.T. Glen Coe A283

M.T. Glen Coe A283
Picture courtesy of Phil Smith

M.T. Glen Coe A283

M.T. Glen Coe A283

Changelog
30/11/2016: Page re-published due to site problems.

M.T. Corina – FR99

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1986: Owned by F.P. & N.M. Clarkson, Fleetwood.

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M.T. Gadenia FR99

M.T. Corina FR99
Picture courtesy of Frank Pook

M.T. Gadenia FR99

M.T. Corina FR99
Picture courtesy of Frank Pook

M.T. Gadenia FR99

M.T. Corina FR99
Picture courtesy of Stephen Myerscough

Changelog
30/11/2016: Page re-published due to site problems.

mfv Florentine – CN74

Information courtesy of Glyn Woods and Finlay Oman

Technical

Gross/Net tons 19
Length 49 feet
Radio Call Sign GOCH

History

Built as MALLAIG MHOR

1947 – Built Fraserburgh (one source gives 1937 Selby)
1968 – Owner – Duncan Gillies and others, Mallaig
1980 – Owner – D.G. Reader, Fleetwood
1987 – Owner – D.G. Reader, Fleetwood

Other known owners
James, John & Walter McConnachie
Jim Campbell

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mfv Florentine CN74

mfv Florentine CN74
Picture courtesy of Frank Pook

mfv Florentine CN74

mfv Florentine CN74

Changelog
30/11/2016: Page re-published due to site problems.

M.T. Fleetwood Lady – AR73

Additional information courtesy of Glyn Woods and David Slinger

Technical

Official Number: 379063
IMO: 7217779
Gross Tonnage: 106
Net Tonnage: 52
Length: 85 ft
Radio call sign: GBVQ

History

1960: Built Holland as GIJSBERTHA (KW143) for P.Varkevisser, Katwijk
1966: Renamed DE HOOP (UK193)
1972: Renamed LUBBETJE (UK72) – owner C. Bakker, Urk
1978: Renamed SOUTHERN SCOTT (AR73)
1979: Owners – Seafood Ltd., Birmingham
1980: Stranded at Baths Beach, Peel. Refloated and returned to service.
1980: Renamed FLEETWOOD LADY (AR73)
1987: Owners – G&R (Fylde) Ltd, Fleetwood
1993: Owner – John O’Connell, Dublin, vessel same name (D374)
1998: Moored at Howth. As a result of vandalism capsized and remained submerged for 10 weeks. Sold by insurance company for conversion to a houseboat.
2002: Laid up at Preston.

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M.T. Fleetwood Lady AR73

M.T. Fleetwood Lady AR73
Picture courtesy of Frank Pook

M.T. Southern Scott AR23

M.T. Southern Scott AR73
Picture courtesy of Stan Basnet

M.T. Fleetwood Lady AR73

M.T. Fleetwood Lady AR73
Picture courtesy of David Slinger

M.T. Fleetwood Lady AR73

M.T. Fleetwood Lady AR73
Picture courtesy of David Slinger

M.T. Fleetwood Lady AR73

M.T. Fleetwood Lady AR73
Picture courtesy of David Slinger

Changelog
29/11/2016: Page re-published due to site problems.

M.T. Ellen – BA294

Technical

Part IV registered
RSS No.A10433
Gross Tonnage: 37.71
Net Tonnage: 20.66
Length: 18.44m
Breadth: 5.40m
Depth: 2.34m
Engine: 250bhp 8-cyl Oil Engine by Gardner Engines Ltd, Patricroft, Manchester

History

1969: Completed in Denmark for H. Thinnesen Ltd, Grimsby as ELLEN. Registered at Grimsby (GY157). Anchor seiner.
1978: Sold to W. Anderson & Son, Cleethorpes.
1980: Sold to C. Rainford, Fleetwood & others (Northfleet Fishing Co Ltd, managers). Converted for trawling. Grimsby registry closed. Registered at Ballantrae (BA294).
1987: Sold to David Rainford, Fleetwood.
1995: Re-engined with a 249bhp oil engine by Caterpillar Inc, Peoria, Illinois.
1996: Re-measured 58g 41n.
1996: Sold to Christopher Ian Neave, Fleetwood (C. & J. Neave, managers). 2010: Sold to David Zych, Ardglass, Co Down. Ballantrae registry closed. Registered at Belfast (B22).
2014: Sold to Mark Palmer, Portavogie, Co. Down.
2015: To be de-registered after engine and other machinery removed and installed in the forward engine room of the VERANN (B54).

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mfv Ellen BA294

mfv Ellen BA294
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mfv Ellen BA294

mfv Ellen BA294

mfv Ellen BA294

mfv Ellen BA294
Picture courtesy of Gary Johnston

mfv Ellen BA294

mfv Ellen BA294
Picture courtesy of Gary Johnston

Changelog
29/11/2016: Page re-published due to site problems.

M.T. Constant Friend – INS261

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History

14.01.1993. Moored in the River Wyre while undergoing below waterline maintenance (Sk. Albert Atkinson) and failed to rise with the incoming tide. Skipper rescued by pilot boat.
15.01/1993. Pumped out and towed into Jubilee Quay.

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M.T. Constant Friend INS261

M.T. Constant Friend INS261
Picture courtesy of Frank Pook

Changelog
28/11/2016: Page re-published due to site problems.

mfv Constant Hope – KY383

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mfv Constant Hope KY383

mfv Constant Hope KY383
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Changelog
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M.T. Clasina – BM10

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M.T. Clasina BM10

M.T. Clasina BM10
Picture courtesy of Frank Pook

M.T. Clasina BM10

M.T. Clasina BM10
Picture courtesy of Frank Pook

Changelog
28/11/2016: Page re-published due to site problems.

mfv Border Star – LR383

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mfv Border Star LR383

mfv Border Star LR383
Picture courtesy of Frank Pook

Changelog
27/11/2016: Page re-published due to site problems.