S.T. Red Hackle FD309

Technical

Official Number: 184313
Yard Number: 225
Completed: 1950
Gross Tonnage: 674
Net Tonnage: 237
Length: 180.5 ft
Breadth: 30.2 ft
Depth: 16.1 ft
Built: John Lewis & Son Ltd, Aberdeen
Engine: T.3-cyl by John Lewis & Son Ltd, Aberdeen (E.No.296)
Boiler: by John G. Kincaid & Co Ltd, Greenock
Fitted for burning oil fuel, F.P. above 150 degrees F.

History

14.8.1950: Launched by John Lewis & Son Ltd, Aberdeen (Yd.No.225) for Iago Steam Trawler Co Ltd, Fleetwood (Cdr. E. D. W. Lawford DSO, manager) as RED HACKLE.
11.1950: Completed. Registered at London (LO109).
1953: London registry closed.
1953: Registered at Fleetwood (FD309).
6.1953: Represented Fishing Vessels (Fleetwood) at the Review of the Fleet by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II to celebrate her Accession to the Throne (Coronation Review) at Spithead (Sk. Lt Cdr Eric Littler, DSC RNR).
10.5.1954: Last landing at Fleetwood 2,289 boxes/100 baskets grossed £6,820.
5.1954: Sold to Lord Line Ltd, Hull (Thomas W. Boyd, manager).
14.5.1954: Sailed Hull for Iceland first trip for new owners (Sk. N. Enevoldson).
2.6.1954: At Grimsby landed 2,525 kits grossed £6,282.
6.1954: Fleetwood registry closed.
6.1954: Registered at Hull as LORD HAWKE (H39).
6.10.1954: Sailed Hull for White Sea (Sk. N. Enevoldson).
27.10.1954: At Hull landed 2,298 kits grossed £8,344.
13.07.1960: In the Humber estuary. Radio operator John McLeod missing presumed lost overboard.
1963: Transferred within the Associated Fisheries Group to Northern Trawlers Ltd, Grimsby.
4.1963: Hull registry closed.
4.1963: Registered at Grimsby (GY89).
1968: Sold to Jos. de Smedt, Antwerp for breaking up.
6.9.1968: Delivered Antwerp from Grimsby in tow.
22.10.1968: Hulk left Antwerp for Burght.

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S.T. Red Hackle FD309

S.T. Red Hackle FD309
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S.T. Red Hackle FD309

S.T. Red Hackle FD309
Picture courtesy of the JJ collection

S.T. Red Hackle LO109

S.T. Red Hackle LO109
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S.T. Red Hackle LO109

S.T. Lord Hawke H39
Picture courtesy of the JJ collection

Changelog
16/01/2009: Page published. 4 revisions since then.
24/08/2015: Picture added.
13/11/2017: Removed FMHT watermark and disputed image.

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