Category Archives: Inshore Fishing Vessels

iv Judy FD212

Technical

Net Tonnage: 14.96
Length: 36′ 9″ ft
Breadth: 11′ 9″ ft
Depth: 4′ 3″ ft
Built: Liver & Wilding Boat Builders of Fleetwood

History

1905: Built by Liver & Wilding Boat Builders of Fleetwood as WELSHGIRL for Thomas Griffiths of 32 Upper Garth Road, Bangor.
20/04/1905: Registered at Beaumaris (BS47).
10/06/1910: Owned by John Griffiths and William Griffiths of 32 Upper Garth Road, Bangor.
25/09/1911: Sold to William Bedson of Egerton Lodge, Egerton Street, New Brighton as MILLIE and registered at Liverpool (LL90).
07/02/1942: Sold to Jack Cartmell of 4 Burns Road, Blackpool and Walter Cartmell of 68 Bispham Road, Blackpool and worked out of Wyre Dock, Fleetwood by Ernest Salthouse and Thomas Stone.
20/03/1942: Registered at Fleetwood (FD212).
10/08/1946: Purchased by Thomas Stone and his wife.
31/03/1947: Renamed JUDY.
01/09/1962: Sold to Richard ‘Couch’ Wright of 79 Victoria Street, Fleetwood.
07/10/1983: Sold to John William Brooks of 50 Laidleys Walk, Fleetwood.
24/02/1986: Fishing registration cancelled.
1990: On display as an exhibit at the Fleetwood Fishing Museum.

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iv Mischief FD123

iv Mischief FD123
iv Judy FD212
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iv Judy FD212

iv Judy FD212
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iv Judy FD212

iv Judy FD212
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Changelog
20/03/2012: Page published.
26/10/2019: Replaced missing page.

F.V. Anne Thierry FD540

Technical and historical information needed about this vessel. Please contact info@fleetwood-fishing-industry.co.uk
Additional information courtesy of John Worthington

Technical

Official Number: 390454
Gross Tonnage: 48.99
Net Tonnage: 33.13
Length: 16.46 m
Breadth: 5.87 m
Depth: 2.67 m
Engine: 450hp/336kW oil engine by Moteurs Baudouin, Cassis, France

History

1974: Built in France.
1994: owned by Guernsey Fishermens’ Trading Co Ltd, Guernsey Fishermens’ Trading Co Ltd, Guernsey and operating as a Vivier shellfish carrier.

Undated: Refurbished and refitted for whelking/shellfish role by
Nobles at Girvan.

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M.V. Anne Thiery GU1

M.V. Anne Thierry GU1
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M.F.V. Anne Thierry FD540

M.F.V. Anne Thierry FD540
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M.F.V. Anne Thierry FD540

M.F.V. Anne Thierry FD540
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Changelog
17/06/2019: Page published.
10/08/2019: Added picture and information.

mfv Elsie FD9

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mfv Elsie FD9

mfv Elsie FD9
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Changelog
24/03/2019: Page published.

Seren Y Don FD17

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mfv Seren Y Don FD17

mfv Seren Y Don FD17
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Changelog

18/12/2018: Page published.

iv Peggy FD222

Additional information courtesy of David Slinger
Technical and historical information needed about this vessel. Please contact info@fleetwood-fishing-industry.co.uk

Technical

Part IV registered
Gross Tonnage: 13.61

History

27.10.1943: Registered at Fleetwood as PEGGY (FD222). Owner W. Leadbetter, Fleetwood.
12.1959: In fog, stranded near Fleetwood Pier about 40 yrs from the Promenade. Sk. John Holden and Mate Albert Mair tried to keep her afloat but were unsuccessful and picked up by Fleetwood lifeboat, ANN LETITIA RUSSELL (Cox. Albert Wright). Subsequently salvage undertaken and engine, mast, ballast and some fishing gear recovered. Boat not insured and a fund to help the owner set-up by business men Norman, Frank, Leonard and Lawrence Horsley.

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iv Peggy FD222

iv Peggy FD222
Picture courtesy of The David Wall Collection

Changelog
12/08/2018: Page published.

mfv Ailsea FD174

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Technical

Official Number: 187868
Gross Tonnage: 23
Net Tonnage: 10
Length: 45 ft
Engine: 95 hp Gardner Diesel
Built: 1959 by Nobles of Fraserburgh
Owner: Joe Parkinson, Pim Grace and Duckie Burgess

History

1959: Built by Nobles of Fraserburgh, for Grace, Burgess and Parkinson. Sailed from the Jubilee Quay Fleetwood and managed by J.N. Ward.
197?: Owner as Knud E.C. Viji, Fleetwood.
Late ’70s early ’80s: Sold to Tom Marginson and Charlie Ellis, Fleetwood.
1984: In ownership of Jamie Russell? Registered at Campbeltown (CN321).
1992: Sold to Caernarvon and ceased fishing 1992.

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mfv Ailsea FD174

mfv Ailsea FD174
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mfv Ailsea CN321

mfv Ailsea CN321
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mfv Ailsea FD174

mfv Ailsea FD174
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Changelog
19/01/2018: Removed FMHT watermarks and page re-published.

mfv Moorhen FD306

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Technical

Official Number: 187855
Gross Tonnage: 31
Net Tonnage: 15n
Length: 45.00 ft
Engine: 88bhp Gardner 6LW

History

1956: Completed by T. Summers, Fraserburgh for Brixham Trawlers Ltd, Fleetwood as MOORHEN.
07.02.1957: Registered at Fleetwood (FD ). Gordon C. Dugdall designated manager.
By 31.08.1960: Sold to Harry Franklin Ltd, Grimsby. Fleetwood registry closed. Registered at Grimsby (GY593). Harry Franklin designated managing owner.
By 31.07.1971: Sold to Allard Hewson & Co Ltd, Grimsby. Re-registered at Grimsby
(GY181).
By 1971: Remeasured and registered Part IV only, 22g 22n.
By 31.05.1975: Sold to Ronald Bond, Fleetwood. Grimsby registry closed. Registered at Fleetwood (FD306). Ronald Bond designated managing owner.
By 31.08.1979: Sold to W. H. Gregg & Sons Ltd, Hartlepool and others.
Post 1987: Fate.

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mfv Moorhen FD306

mfv Moorhen FD306
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Changelog
11/09/2017: Page published.
10/12/2017: Significant information update.