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S.T. Boston Meteor H114

Technical

Official Number: 183433
Yard Number: 731
Completed: 1949
Gross Tonnage: 386
Bet Tonnage: 136
Length: 136.7 ft
Breadth: 25.8 ft
Depth: 13.2 ft
Built: A. Hall & Co Ltd, Aberdeen
Engine: T.3-cyl by A. Hall & Co Ltd, Aberdeen (Engine No.443)
Fitted for burning oil fuel, F.P. above 150 ° F

History

1949: Launched by A. Hall & Co Ltd, Aberdeen (Yd.No.731) for Boston Deep Sea Fishing & Ice Co Ltd, Fleetwood as BOSTON METEOR.
3.1950: Completed. Registered at Hull (H114). Basil Arthur Parkes appointed manager.
2.1951: Sold to Fishery Products Ltd, St. John’s, Newfoundland. Hull registry closed. Registered at St. John’s as ZARBORA.
1969: Sold for breaking up to Canadian shipbreakers at Sydney, N.S. St. John’s registry closed.

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S.T. Boston Meteor H114

S.T. Boston Meteor H114
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Changelog
14/09/2019: Page published.

S.T. Encore LT929

Additional information courtesy of David Slinger

Technical

Yard Number: 282
Completed: 1900
Gross Tonnage: 164
Net Tonnage: 59
Length: 105.0 ft
Breadth: 21.0 ft
Depth: 11.0 ft
Built: Cook, Welton & Gemmell, Hull
Engine: T.3-cyl and boiler by Amos & Smith Ltd, Hull

History

3.12.1900: Launched by Cook, Welton & Gemmell, Hull (Yd.No.282) for The Great Northern Steamship Fishing Co Ltd, Hull as ENCORE.
22.12.1900: Completed.
22.12.1900: Registered at Hull (H523). William R. Nowell designated manager.
29.5.1917: Requisitioned for Fishery Reserve.
1919: Released.
7.5.1919: Sold to Stanley Bell, Lowestoft. Stanley Bell designated managing owner.
26.4.1920: Registered at Lowestoft (LT929).
28.4.1920: Hull registry closed.
1925: George D. Utting, Kessingland & others. George D. Utting designated managing owner.
1926: Sold to John Utting, Lowestoft. John Utting designated managing owner.
1927: Sold to Nelson G. Utting, Lowestoft. John Utting designated manager.
1928: Seasonal trawling from Fleetwood.
19.6.1928: Typical landing 45 boxes.
1930: Sold to Joseph F. Gamble, Lowestoft. Joseph F. Gamble designated managing owner.
1936: Sold for breaking up.
20.1.1937: Lowestoft registry closed “Broken up”.

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S.T. Encore LT929

S.T. Encore LT929
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Changelog

09/02/2019: Page published.

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sv Emma Maria FD85

Technical

Official Number: 67134
Net Tonnage: 35
Built: Whitehaven, 1872
Rig: Smack

History

1872: Built Whitehaven for William Leech, Fleetwood as Emma Maria.
1872: Registered at Fleetwood (FD85).
1880/81: Sold to Joseph Bird, Fleetwood.
1982: Sold to Joseph Kitchingman, Liverpool.
By 1887: Sold to John Davies, 20 Marmion Road, Hoylake. Fleetwood registry closed. Registered at Liverpool (LL70).
23.12.1900: Reported ashore by “61 perch” Liverpool Bay. Crew safe. Total loss. 1901: Refloated, repaired and returned to service.
1908/09: Sold to Joseph R. Foulkes, Port Dinorwic & others. Joseph R. Foulkes designated managing owner.
1911: Liverpool registry closed.

Changelog
19/05/2016: Page published.