sv Eva – FD184

Additional information courtesy of Christine Simm

Length: 30 ft
Breadth: 9 ft
Depth: 3.6 ft

1895: Built at Glasson Dock.
28/08/1913: In ownership of Richard Wright and Ernie Salthouse.
06/09/1913: Richard Kirkham Wright was charged under the Merchant Shipping Act for failing to letter and number his vessel in such a manner as to comply with the regulations of the Board Of Trade, the height of the figures being 4 3/4″ instead of 10″. The defendant pleaded guilty to a technical offence and was fined 10/- plus costs.

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sv Eva FD184

sv Eva FD184
Picture courtesy of The David Slinger Collection

13/09/2023: Page published.
30/01/2024: Minor update to history.