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
Picture courtesy of Frank Pook

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.