Tag Archives: William Hudson

s.v. Spray FD147

Technical

Official Number: 56959
Completed: 1873
Net Tonnage: 26
Rig: Sloop/Dandy
Built: ??, St. Ives

History

1873: Completed by ??, St. Ives as SPRAY.
1874: Owned by Isaac M. Sibbald, Morecambe.
1874: Registered at Lancaster.
4.11.1875: At Whitehaven in company with AMETHYST (FD107) refused to pay harbour dues and attempted to leave the harbour although the tug was moored across the harbour to prevent them leaving. Hit the tug smashing her boat and cut her lines forward with an axe. Boarded by harbour master and mainsails confiscated.
6.11.1875: Skippers attended at the office of the solicitors to the Harbour Trustees and consented to pay all dues, damages and costs. Sails returned and allowed to sail.
1.1.1880: Owned by William Hudson, Fleetwood. Registered at Fleetwood (FD147).
1.1.1888: Owned by Mrs Margaret Hudson, 48 Warren Street, Fleetwood.
1.1.1889: Owned by James Armour, Adelaide Street, Fleetwood (managing owner).
6.11.1890: In Morecambe Bay in SSE force 8 gale, driven on to Pilling Sands; crew saved and landed at Fleetwood.

Changelog
07/03/2011: Page published. 2 updates since then.
05/07/2016: Information updated.

s.v. Pride of Bute FD142

Technical

Official Number: 67138
Completed: 1865
Net Tonnage: 16
Rig: Smack
Built: ??, Rothesay

History

1865: Completed by ??, Rothesay for ??, ?? as PRIDE.
1.1.1870: Not listed in MNL.
1.1.1875: Owned by James Wilson, Fleetwood. Registered at Fleetwood (FD142).
1.1.1880: Owned by William Hudson, Fleetwood. Registered at Fleetwood as PRIDE OF BUTE (FD142).
1881: Census at Fleetwood – Gilbert Ball (49), b-North Meols, master; Isaac Leadbetter (25), b-Fleetwood, fisherman; Moses Wilson (24), b-Fleetwood, fisherman; Richard Ball (16), b-Fleetwood, cook.

Changelog
05/03/2011: Page published.
14/01/2015: Information updated.

sv Herring ??

Technical

Official Number: 1566
Completed: 1837
Net Tonnage: 32
Rig: Smack
Built: ??, Douglas

History

1837: Completed by ??, Douglas, IoM as Herring.
1849: Registered at Liverpool.
1.1.1870: Owned by Joseph Newton, Liverpool.
1874: Owned by William Hudson, Fleetwood. Registered at Fleetwood (FD??).
22.1.1874: Wrecked.
1874: Fleetwood registry closed.

Changelog

28/02/2011: Page published.

sv Elizabeth Ann FD130

Technical

Official Number: 56682
Completed: 1862
Gross tonnage: 39
Net tonnage: 24
Length: 54.6 ft
Breadth: 16.5 ft
Depth: 8.0 ft
Rig: Jigger Smack
Built: George Rigby & Robert Rawstorne, Freckleton

History

Jigger smack – trawling

1867: Completed by George Rigby & Robert Rawstorne, Freckleton as ELIZABETH ANN.
1.1.1875: Owned by William Robinson, Southport. Registered at Preston.
1.1.1880: Owned by William Hudson, Fleetwood. Registered at Fleetwood (FD130).
24.12.1886: Sold to Mrs Margaret Hudson, 42 Warren Street, Fleetwood.
7.12.1896: Sold to Thomas Fairclough, 4 Blakiston Street East, Fleetwood.
8.1.1910: Foundered and lost after being run down by the Fleetwood registered S.S DUKE of CORNWALL.
14.1.1910: Fleetwood registry closed “totally lost”.

Changelog
27/05/2009: Page published.

s.v. Champion FD67

Technical

Official Number: 20855
Completed: 1858
Net Tonnage: 20
Rig: Smack
Built: Barrow

History

Smack – trawling

1858: Completed by William & Richard Ashburner, Barrow as CHAMPION.
1859: Registered at Fleetwood (FD67).
1.1.1875: Owned by Thomas Roskell, Fleetwood.
1.1.1880: Owned by John Chamney, Fleetwood.
1.1.1883: Owned by William Hudson, Fleetwood.
23.12.1886: Sold to Mrs Margaret Hudson, 49 Warren Street, Fleetwood.
1897: Fleetwood registry closed.

Changelog
19/02/2009: Page published.