mfv Albion – FD170

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Information courtesy of Louise Mitchinson

Technical

Official Number: A12343
Yard Number: 138
Completed: 1955
Gross Tonnage: 15.2
Length: 12.2 m
Breadth: 4.64 m
Depth: 1.83 m
Engine: Gardner 150bhp/112kW
Built: Herd and Mackenzie Buckie
Engine: 150hp Gardener

History

1955: Built by Herd and Mackenzie Buckie for owners A. Finlayson in Nairn. Registered as INS 305.
1964: Registration changed to WK88
1968: Sold to ??, registration changed to CN45. Fishing from Campbeltown as a prawner.
1974: Sold to ??, registration changed to UL145. New wheelhouse was fitted not long before she was sold.
1988: Sold to ??, registration changed to LH170
1996: Sold to Fleetwood Owner/Operator G.Mitchinson, Fleetwood. Registered as FD170.
2008: Still fishing.

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mfv Albion FD170

mfv Albion FD170
Picture courtesy of Mike Heaney

mfv Albion FD170

mfv Albion FD170
Picture courtesy of Mike heaney

Changelog
05/12/2016: Page re-published due to site problems.