sv Fanny – ?? ??

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Additional information courtesy of Christine Simm

Official Number: 6741
Completed: 1849
Net Tonnage: 31nrt

1849: Completed at Sandwich as FANNY.
20.5.1850: Registered at Hull O.N.6471.
By 1860: Hull registry closed. Registered at Fleetwood.
22.8.1860: Fishing off Blackpool in company with the smack MACKEREL. In the evening a severe gale setup and they were forced to stop fishing. Sighted the schooner CATHERINE (115nrt/1845) of Dundalk (Adair, master) in distress with fore and main topmasts carried away and in only five fathoms of water; the schooner had sailed from Fleetwood that day. The smacks closed, connected and commenced tow to Fleetwood, bringing her near Shell Wharf.
23.8.1860: In the morning, CATHERINE brought into harbour by the paddle tug ADJUTANT (80grt/1858).
By 1870: Owned by James Clarke, 11 Lester Street, Liverpool. Fleetwood registry closed. Registered at Liverpool. Possibly trading.
1887: No longer in MNL.

01/02/2023: Page published.