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SMACK BETA H1418
Built
.1884
Cochrane Hamilton & Cooper Grovehill Beverley
Off Number
.91394
Length Ft
72.0.
Tons Gross
90
Yard Number
03
Breadth Ft
20.3
Tons Net
90
Launched
20 Oct 1884
Draught
10.1
Rigged
KETCH
Registered
15 01 1885
Hull
IRON
Registered BETA H1418 Owners 15 01 1885- Robert Hellyer
    Owners 11 07 1885 - Thomas May, Hull
    Sold 10 08 1887 Bart Wheaton Hellyer
    Collision 25 Apr 1889 North Sea 3.30am Collision with the Hull smack Reliance H763 in thick fog
    Collision 13 11 1891 Collision with the Hull smack Pink H945
Hull Register Re registered Register 21/12/1891
    Collision 23 06 1892 Collision with smack Balaklava GY774.
    Owners 26 01 1891 Robert Hellyer
    Sold 27 07 1897 John William & Robert Hellyer
    Owners 18 02 1898 William David Crooks & Frederick Eli Dollin - Plymouth
    . 19 04 1898 Transfered to Plymouth
    Owners 1899 William David Crooks Oreston Plymouth Devon
    . 27 04 1898 Hull register closed
    . 1889 Lloyds - Length 79.4 / Breadth 20.3 / Draught 10.1 - Owner B W Hellyer
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Fate : 09 1902 Beached and broken up
 

 

Fact File

One of 5 Iron Smacks ordered by the Hellyer family to be built at Grovehill Beverley By Cochrane Hamilton & Cooper , The Alpha, Beta, Grovehill, Bonito, Antonio were the five vessels.

 

Surname
Christian
Age
Vessel
Birth Pl
Occupation
Date/ Scource
Detail
CREWMEN
CLEMENTS ROBERT 27 SMACK BETA H1418 London Second Hand 04 Dec 1886 5pm North Sea. Drowned whilst hooking on the boom tackle. The vessel gave a lurch causing him to lose his hold & fall overboard.
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COPELAND JOSEPH . SMACK BETA H1418 . Skipper 6 Jul 1885 .
MARR PHILLIP . SMACK BETA H1418 . Second Hand 6 Jul 1885 .
HOOKER D . SMACK BETA H1418 Third hand 6 Jul 1885 .
READ W . SMACK BETA H1418 . Fourth hand 6 Jul 1885 .
HELLYER ROBERT . SMACK BETA H1418 . Owner 6 Jul 1885 .
MAY THOMAS . SMACK BETA H1418 . Owner 20 Jul 1885 .
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