NEWHAVEN N.B. A231
Official No: 122989 Port Number and Year: 3rd in Granton, 1909 (GN72)
- in Aberdeen, 1927 (A231)
1st in Milford, 1951
Description: Steel side trawler; steam screw, coal burning. Pareja (pair) fishing. Ketch rigged: foresail and mizzen sail.
Crew: 12 men
Registered at Milford: 18 Jul 1951
Built: Hall Russell & Co., Aberdeen, in 1909 (Yard no. 469)
Tonnage: 182.01 grt 68.9 net
Length / breadth / depth (feet): 110.3 / 21.85 / 11.75
Engine: T 3-Cyl. 67 nhp. Engine and boiler by builders.
As NEWHAVEN NB GN72
25 Aug 1909: David Dow, Newhaven, Edinburgh. (1922: 26 Dudleigh Tce., Leith.)
Manager: Thomas Y. Carnie, 12 Parliament Sq., Newhaven, Leith. (1922: 47 Lexmount Tce., Leith.)
4 Apr 1927: John Walker, 202 Victoria Rd., Torry, Aberdeen. (1939: 50 Camperdown Rd., Aberdeen.)
1943: Silver Star Fishing Co., Ltd., Aberdeen.
c.1945: Drifters (Peterhead), Peterhead.
As LOULEIGH M163
18 Jul 1951: Goodleigh Fisheries, The Docks, Milford.
Manager: Henry John Richards, 'Goodleigh House', Bulford Rd., Johnston.
Landed at Milford: As NEWHAVEN NB: 10 Apr 1949 - 20 Jul 1951
As LOULEIGH: 24 Sep 1951 - 3 Oct 1952
Newhaven is a district in the City of Edinburgh, with NB as North Britain (i.e. Scotland). Or Newhaven NB is New Haven, New Brunswick, Canada.
Aug 1914: Requisitioned by the Admiralty (No. 82), and converted to minesweeper. 1 x 6pdr.
9 Nov 1911: Towed Grangemouth steamer EMBLA from 120 miles E by ½S from Bass Rock to Burntisland roads. [The Times, Friday 10th November 1911.]
1919: Returned to owners.
Feb 1940: Requisitioned by the Admiralty (P.No. FY.820) and converted to minesweeper.
1945: Returned to owners.
Cert. Cancelled & Milford Registry Closed: 24 Feb 1953. Vessel broken up at Ward's Yard, Castle Pill
Accidents and Incidents
From the Pembrokeshire Telegraph of Wednesday 13th April 1949:
This weekend the second post-war pair of trawlers, the Agnes Nutten and Newhaven will leave on their maiden voyage (pareja) for Goodleigh Fisheries, in charge of Skippers Billy Griffiths and Denis Broome.
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