Fleetwood trawler – Kingfish LT186

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Technical

Official Number: 187001
Yard Number: 901
Launched: 15/4/55
Completed: August 1955
Gross Tonnage: 151
Net Tonnage: 49
Length: 28.81m
Breadth: 6.56m
LR Number: 5187695
Call Sign: MVZD
Built: Richard Dunston, Thorne
Engine: 360hp Ruston & Hornsby Engine
Owner: Claridge Trawlers, Lowestoft

History
1976: Converted to stand-by safety vessel
1982/3: Still listed by Lloyds Register

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M.T. Kingfish LT186

M.T. Kingfish LT186
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M.T. Kingfish LT186

M.T. Kingfish LT186

M.T. Kingfish LT186

M.T. Kingfish LT186

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Additional information courtesy of Gary Hicks Plymouth Merchant Ships

Technical

Official Number: 165879
Completed: 1922
Gross Tonnage: 16.04
Net Tonnage: 13.03
Length: 39.9 ft
Breadth: 13.3 ft
Depth: 6.2 ft
Rig: Ketch (aux motor)
Built: W. J. Richards, Porthleven, Cornwall
Engine: 30bhp Kelvin oil engine by Bergius Co Ltd, Glasgow

History

1922: Completed by W. J. Richards, Porthleven, Cornwall for ??, ?? as LANHO.
1922: Part IV registered.
1933: Fitted with 30bhp Kelvin oil engine by Bergius Co Ltd, Glasgow.
By 1938: Owned by Miss Florence Hunter Braddon (64/64), Moor Cottage, Bude.
29.3.1938: Registered at Plymouth. Official No.165879.
10.5.1941: Sold to Ernest Lister (64/64), 43 King’s Street, Brixham.
8.6.1941: Registered at Plymouth (PH110).
24.6.1941: Ernest Lister designated managing owner.
1.1.1945: Sold to Albert Ezekiel Hayward and Annie Hayward, 328 Rossall Square, Fleetwood (joint owners 64/64).
8.1.1945: Albert Ezekiel Hayward designated managing owner.
8.1.1945: Plymouth registry closed.
25.1.1945: Registered at Fleetwood (FD39).
29.5.1946: Sold to Edwin Orme and Thomas Oswald Price, The Docks, Milford Haven (joint owners 64/64).
17.6.1949: Sold to W. F. Fishing Ltd, Ballyharty, Bridgetown, Co. Wexford.
12.10.1949: Fleetwood registry closed. Registered at Wexford.

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Added 24/01/14

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Fleetwood trawler – Mi Amor M1189

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M.F.V. Mi Amor

M.F.V. Mi Amor
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M.F.V. Mi Amor

M.F.V. Mi Amor
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Fleetwood trawler – Walpaul GY589

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Information courtesy of Glyn Woods

Technical

Official Number: 168605
Call Sign: MBGH
Net Tonnage: 18
Length: 56 ft
Horse Power: 114
Built: 1958 Whitby
Owner: Consolidated Fisheries (Seiners) Ltd., Grimsby

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M.F.V. Walpaul GY589

M.F.V. Walpaul GY589
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Fleetwood trawler – Lee Louis FD55

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M.F.V. Lee Louis FD55

M.F.V. Lee Louis FD55
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Fleetwood trawler – Stephanie B FD78

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Technical

RSS: B12435
Gross Tonnage: 25g
LOA: 13.95 m
Length: 11.92 m
Breadth: 5.50 m
Depth: 2.35 m
Built: Padstow
Engine: 154 bhp Cummins

1991: Built at Padstow for the Bond family, Fleetwood (Bryan Bond, manager).
2008: Renamed MANX RANGER – FY 91. Scalloping from Looe.

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M.F.V. Stephanie B FD78

M.F.V. Stephanie B FD78
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M.F.V. Stephanie B FD78

M.F.V. Stephanie B FD78
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M.F.V. Stephanie B FD78

M.F.V. Stephanie B FD78
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Fleetwood trawler – Twin B FD407

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Technical

RSSNo.B14859
Completed: 1997
Gross Tonnage: 22
Length: 11.94 m
Breadth: 5.32 m
Depth: 2.12 m
Engine: 296bhp Cummins KTM-855

History

Built 1997: Built by C. Toms & Son Ltd, Polruan, Fowey for the Bond family Fleetwood (David Bond, manager).
Undated: Renamed KATIE CLAIRE, registered at Penzance (PZ87)

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M.F.V. Twin B FD407

M.F.V. Twin B FD407

M.F.V. Twin B FD407

M.F.V. Twin B FD407
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M.F.V. Twin B FD407

M.F.V. Twin B FD407
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M.F.V. Our Katie Clare PZ87

M.F.V. Katie Clare PZ87
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M.F.V. Our Katie Clare PZ87

M.F.V. Katie Clare PZ87
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Fleetwood trawler – Jean Marcel FD280

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Technical

Part IV registered
Gross Tonnage: 19

History

1968: Sank about 12 miles off Lightning Knoll Buoy due to a fractured seacock. The inshore trawler GIRL MARY skippered by Johnny Goodman was close by so they crew managed to scramble aboard her. JEAN MARCEL sank about 1 hour after.

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M.F.V. Jean Marcel FD280

M.F.V. Jean Marcel FD280
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