S.T. Bourne May FD57

Technical

Official Number: 114295
Completed: 1901
Gross Tonnage: 25
Net Tonnage: 11
Length: 58.1 ft
Breadth: 14.7 ft
Depth: 5.2 feet
Engine: 2 x C.2-cyl by James Robertson & Sons Ltd, Fleetwood
Boiler: Stevenson & Co, Preston
Built: John Gibson & Sons, Fleetwood

History

11.1901: Completed by John Gibson & Sons, Fleetwood (Yd.No.) for The Fleetwood Urban District Council, Fleetwood as the ferry, BOURNE-MAY.
28.11.1901: Registered at Fleetwood, Joseph Tildsley appointed manager.
23.4.1907: Thomas N. Croft appointed manager.
23.10.1917: Bazel Shepherd appointed manager.
9.11.1933: Borough of Fleetwood incorporated.
9.6.1936: Registered as a fishing vessel at Fleetwood (FD57).
1944: Sold for breaking up.
4.2.1944: Fleetwood registry closed.

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S.F. Bourne May

S.F. Bourne May as a ferry
Picture from the Internet

S.F. Bourne May

S.F. Bourne May as a ferry
Picture from the Internet

Changelog
20/05/2012: Page published. 4 updates since then.
24/02/2018: Removed FMHT watermarks from images.