MARY BRUCE M147
John Stevenson Collection
Official No: 129283 Port Number and Year: 36th in Hull, 1910 (H131)
44th in Aberdeen, 1935 (A393)
1st in Milford, 1941
- in Lowestoft, 1948 (LT368)
Description: Steel side trawler; steam screw, coal burning. Ketch rigged: mizzen sail.
Crew: 10 -12 men
Registered at Milford: 21 Nov 1941
Built: Cook, Welton & Gemmell, Beverley, in 1910. (Yard no. 196)
Tonnage: 207.57 grt 82.12 net
Length / breadth / depth (feet): 112 / 22.5 / 12.17
Engine: T 3-Cyl. 45 nhp.10 kts. Engine and boiler by Amos & Smith & Co., Albert Docks, Hull
As PERICLES H131
1910: Hellyers Steam Fishing Co., St. Andrew's Dock, Hull
Managers: Hellyers & Co.
By 1930: Ocean Steam Fishing, Hull
Manager: G. Altoft. (1934: W. C. Farrow)
Renamed MARY BRUCE A393
1936: A. R. Buthlay, Aberdeen
21 Nov 1941: Fort Rona Trawlers Co., Docks, Milford
Manager: Henry John Horwood, Harbour Walls, Pier Rd., Milford
23 Jul 1945: United Trawlers, Docks, Milford
Manager: H. J. Horwood
25 Mar 1948: Shoals Fishing Co., Waverley Chambers, Lowestoft
Manager: David Frederick Cartwright, 'Woodlands', Elm Tree Rd., Lowestoft.
Landed at Milford: 7 Nov 1941 - 15 Dec 1945
Notes: 1917 - 1919: Requisitioned into the Fishery Reserve.
12 Jun 1945: Bought for £11,000; sold in 1948 for £8,750
Mar 1953: Broken up at Gateshead.
Cert. Cancelled & Milford Registry Closed: 25 Mar 1948. Transferred to the port of Lowestoft.
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