mfv Intrepid – BCK75

Additional information courtesy of Fishing News.


Part IV registered
Completed: 1958
Gross Tonnage: 23.17
Net Tonnage: 23.17
Length: 50.9 ft
Breadth: 16.5 ft
Depth: 6.4 ft
Engine: 95bhp oil engine by Gardner Engines Ltd, Patricroft, Manchester


1958: Completed by Macduff Engineering Ltd, Macduff for John Flett, Findochty as TRANSCEND. Registered at Buckie (BCK75).
Undated: Sold to Angus Thomson, Buckie. Registered at Buckie as INTREPID (BCK75).
197?: Sold to Richard Irvin & Sond Ltd, North Shields & others.
1975: Sold to Ronald Bond, Fleetwood.
1975: Re-engined with 150bhp oil engine by Gardner Engines Ltd, Patricroft, Manchester.
1976: Sold to Alex & John Downie, Oban. Buckie registry closed. Registered at Oban (OB280).
1979: Sold to Brian Cox, Filey. Registered at Oban as CHALLENGE (OB280).
1.12.1988: The Merchant Shipping (Registration of Fishing Vessels) Regulations 1988 – RSS No. A12997. Remeasured 35g 23n.
1996: Oban registry closed. Registered at Scarborough as CHALLENGE (SH263).
2000: Sold to Michael S. Barker, Bridlington. New wheelhouse and converted for potting.
2008: Sold to Trevor and Joan Broadhead, Melton Mowbray. Converted to a leisure cruiser.
2012: Scarborough registry closed.

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mfv Intrepid BCK75

mfv Intrepid BCK75

06/12/2016: Page re-published due to site problems.