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SOUTHELLA H40 - MZUR
Built
1969
Hall Russell Aberdeen
Off Number
334106
Length Ft
246.0
Tons Gross
1144
Yard Number
941
Breadth Ft
41.8
Tons Net
382
Launched
27 Sept 1968
Draught
26.8
Hp
2880 HP
Registered
Engine Builder
Mirlees International
Knots
16 . 5K
Registered SOUTHELLA H40 Owners J Marr & Sons Hull
    Owners July 1980 Chartered by Scottish Department of fisheries for Fishery patrol - based at Leith for 5 Months
  SEISELLA Owners JAN 1981 Converted to Seismographic Survey vessel at Immingham - J Marr & Sons
  FALKLANDS DESIRE Owners 1986 Chartered by Falkland Islands Seismographic Survey vessel - Southella Ltd, Marr Vessel Management, Hull - renamed
  NORTHERN DESIRE Owners 1994
  CELTIC HORIZON Owners 1998
    Owners Sold by J Marr & Sons 2000
    Owners Mar 2003 Hart Shipping Bermuda,
Fate :
 

SOUTHELLA

Fact File

The seventh freezer for the Hull fleet she was the largest British trawler by length and breadth on her delivery to Hull on 07th Feb 1969

She sailed for Newfoundland on the 13th Feb for a 52 day trip and landed 666 tonnes of fish just short of the british record held by the St Jerome of 680 tons

1971 Top Landing British Freezer - 335 Days with a total of 2,574 tonnes

1980 Last trip landing at Hull after 28 days - 666 tonnes ( same as her maiden voyage )

 

Surname
Christian
Age
Vessel
Birth Pl
Occupation
Date/ Scource
Detail
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DREVER CHARLES . SOUTHELLA H40 . Skipper .1969 13 Feb 1969 maiden voyage
EAGLES ALFRED . SOUTHELLA H40 . Skipper 1971 Top British Freezer 1971
ABBEY CHES . SOUTHELLA H40 . Skipper 1976 Chartered for fishery protection at Iceland
PETERSEN HOWARD . SOUTHELLA H40 . Skipper 1980 Regular skipper for seven years
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SHAKESPEARE GEORGE RICHARD . CELTIC HORIZON . Chief Engineer Dec 1998 - Jan 1999 EX Stern Fishing trawler Southella H40
SHAKESPEARE GEORGE RICHARD . CELTIC HORIZON . Chief Engineer Jan 2000 - May 2000 EX Stern Fishing trawler Southella H40
SHAKESPEARE GEORGE RICHARD . CELTIC HORIZON . Chief Engineer June 2000 EX Stern Fishing trawler Southella H40 - Died at sea Somalia in 2000 - J Marr sold the vessel the same year
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