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KINGSTON AMBER H326
Built
1960
Cook Welton & Gemmell
Off Number
301651
Length Ft
190.0
Tons Gross
785
Yard Number
946
Breadth Ft
33.1
Tons Net
270
Launched
28 July 1960
   
Hp
2000HP
Registered
25 Nov 1960
Engine Builder
C D Holmes Werkspoor
Knots
16K
Registered KINGSTON AMBER H326 Owners 1960 Kingston Steam Trawling Co Ltd Hull
    Owners 29 June 1966 Hellyer Bros Ltd Hull
    Owners 20 Nov 1978 Laid up
      1980 Sold for scrapping Henderson Morez
      10 03 1980 Left Hull under tow to Gravesend
Fate : Scrapped 14 08 1980 Severely damaged by fire when machinery was been taken out at Gravesend
 

KINGSTON AMBER H326

Fact File

May 1972 Kingston Amber under skipper Malcolm Clark picked up and responded to distress call from Faeroes trawler Sundaberg which was taking water and began to sink as she was homeward bound with a full fish hold. The Hull Trawler Othello also responded, the Kingston Amber picked up 2 survivors between them the Othello and Kingston Amber rescued all 38. of which the skippers of the Kingston Amber Malcom Clark and Frank Drewery of the Othello received silver inscribed cigar cases.

 


Surname
Christian
Age
Vessel
Birth Pl
Occupation
Date/ Scource
Detail
CREWMEN
COWIE JOHN 47 KINGSTON AMBER H326 . Bosun 24 June 1972 Drowned
. . . 38 Riby Court -,Orchard Park . . . .
CLARK MALCOM . KINGSTON AMBER H326 . Skipper 1972 Rescue Sonnderborg Crew
MOORE JOHN WILLIAM . KINGSTON AMBER H326 . Skipper 25 Sept 1961 fined £2,100 Convicted at Seydisfjordur of fishing illegally Skipper Moore announced he would appeal to Supreme Court of Iceland
WALT LEWIS . KINGSTON AMBER H326 Skipper 1965 .
JOHNSON JOHN . KINGSTON AMBER H326 Huddersfield Sparehand 1970`S ( Johnno )
BIRD BRIAN . KINGSTON AMBER H326 . Mate . .
BIRD BRIAN . KINGSTON AMBER H326 . Skipper . .
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