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SEAFRIDGE PETREL H175
Built
1973
A. M Liaaen - Aalesund Norway
Off Number
359170
Length Ft
196.9
Tons Gross
878
Yard Number
119
Breadth Ft
36.2
Tons Net
357
Launched
17.2.73
Draught
Hp
2160 HP
Registered
31.03 .73
Engine Builder
Burmeister &Wain
Knots
14.5K
Registered SEAFRIDGE PETREL H175 Owners Mapleship Of Canada / Gadus Company of Norway (managed by Newington Trawlers Hull)
Renamed GADUS II Owners 1977 Gadus Co Ltd Norway
  SEA PETREL Owners 1979
  BCM ATLANTIC Owners 1980 B.C.M. of Halifax Nova Scotia- Mersey Seafoods
Fate : struck ice & foundered 53.09.24N/52.11W 240 km E of Goose Bay, Labrador- 18.Mar .2000
 

 

Fact File

18 March 2000 - The Shrimp Trawler BCM ATLANTIC While shooting a trawl at night, on shrimp fishing grounds off Labrador, the BCM Atlantic struck a piece of ice. The vessel was holed in the shell plating in the vicinity of a common bulkhead between the engine-room and the cargohold; the vessel flooded and then sank. The 26 crewmembers on board donned immersion suits and abandoned ship into three life rafts, After drifting in the liferafts for over three hours in -11 °C, they where rescued at about five o'clock Saturday morning by the vessel FAME which was assisted in the rescue by a Hercules aircraft from Greenwood, Nova Scotia

Surname
Christian
Age
Vessel
Birth Pl
Occupation
Date/ Scource
Detail
CREWMEN
CAWOOD DENIS . SEAFRIDGE PETREL H175 . Skipper 31.03.1973 Maiden Voyage
WAUDBY H F . SEAFRIDGE PETREL H175 . Skipper . .
HINCHCLIFFE KEN . SEAFRIDGE PETREL H175 . Skipper . .
GRAHAM RONNY . SEAFRIDGE PETREL H175 . Cook . .
WYNNE JOE . SEAFRIDGE PETREL H175 . Mate . .
PATRENE ERIC . SEAFRIDGE PETREL H175 . Mate . .
NELSON TED . SEAFRIDGE PETREL H175 . Mate . .
HOWELL TED . SEAFRIDGE PETREL H175 . Winchman . .
KEELE LES . SEAFRIDGE PETREL H175 . Chief Engineer . .
DENT JIMMY . SEAFRIDGE PETREL H175 . Second Engineer . .
SMITH CHRIS . SEAFRIDGE PETREL H175 . Third Engineer . .
MATHIESON JOHN . SEAFRIDGE PETREL H175 . Fourth Engineer 31.03.1973 .
BUCK . . SEAFRIDGE PETREL H175 . Factory Manager . .
COTTON LES . SEAFRIDGE PETREL H175 . Factory Mechanic . .
WILLY JACK . SEAFRIDGE PETREL H175 . . . .
GREENDALE CYRIL . SEAFRIDGE PETREL H175 . . . .
NOVICE ALAN . SEAFRIDGE PETREL H175 . . . .
O`CONNER ALEX . SEAFRIDGE PETREL H175 . . . .
ENGLAND DENNIS . SEAFRIDGE PETREL H175 . . . .
TASKER GEORGE . SEAFRIDGE PETREL H175 . . . .
DOBSON JOE . SEAFRIDGE PETREL H175 . . . .
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