Sailing Trawler Amethyst FD107
Official Number: 68626
Gross Tonnage: 35
Net tonnage : 24
Length: 56.9 ft
Breadth: 16.1 ft
Depth: 7.95 ft
Rig: Jigger Smack
Built: Peter Rawstrone, Freckleton
4.2.1873: Launched by Peter Rawstrone, Freckleton for Nicholas Leadbetter, Fleetwood as AMETHYST.
1873: Registered at Fleetwood (FD107).
1881: Census at Fleetwood – Thomas Thomason (39), b-Fleetwood, master; John Ainsworth (40), b-Preesall, AB; William Abram (32), b-Banks, AB; Thomas Leadbetter (17), b-Fleetwood, AB; James Wright (16), b-Southport, cook.
26.11.1889: Sold to Nicholas Leadbetter, Fleetwood & others.
3.9.1908: Sold to Walter Daniel Cowman & William Cowman 15 King St, Whitehaven.
4.9.1908: Fleetwood registry closed. Registered at Whitehaven.
Pre 1924: Sold to David J. Drysdale, Cloughey, Co. Down.