MARIE CHRISTINE M18
Official No: A14801 Port Number and Year: - in Bideford ? (BD128)
2nd in Milford, 1983. (M18)
- in Swansea, 1984. (SA ?)
- in Brixham. c.1988 (BM78)
Description: Motor vessel; wooden hull, fully decked; bottom trawler.
Crew: Registered at Milford: 25 May 1983
Built: 1961, in France.
Tonnage: 21.05 grt 21.05 net
Length / breadth / depth (feet): 45.80 / 16.93 / 5.90
Engine: 119 kW
By 1979: Inge Hocking, Bideford.
25 May 1983: Douglas Walter Rees, Llanelli.
David John Rees, Llanelli.
9 Oct 1984: Owners unknown.«
31 Dec 1988: A. J. Cornford & Peter Gandy, Newhaven.
By 1991: Charles Victor George, Lowestoft.
Landed at Milford:
« The Milford Register stated that in 1984 she transferred to Swansea, but the Olsen's 1986 has no entry for her at all, which suggests that she ceased to be a fishing vessel in Swansea.
[ Thanks to Douglas Patterson, via the "Ships' Nostalgia" website. ]
23 Jan 1994: Ceased to be a fishing vessel. (According to FAO.)
Cert. Cancelled & Milford Registry Closed: 9 Oct 1984; transferred to Swansea.
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