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TURCOMAN H233 - GRMA
Built
1965
Brooke Marine Lowestoft
Off Number
187946
Length Ft
171.0
Tons Gross
779
Yard Number
318
Breadth Ft
32.5
Tons Net
333
Launched
15 05 1965
Draught
22.5
Hp
1270BHP
Registered
12.1965
Engine Builder
English Electric Co Preston
Knots
12K
Registered RANGER APOLLO SN148 Owners 1965 - Ranger Fishing Co Ltd North Shields
    Owners 14 Nov 1969 The Peninsular And Oriental Steam Navigation Company
    Owners 01 10 1971 P. & O. General Holdings Division
    Owners 21 09 73 - British United Trawlers Hull
Renamed TURCOMAN H233 Owners 15 Dec 1973 Renamed
    Owners Dec 76 - ORSV - Salvesean - Safety Ships Aberdeen
  KILSYTH Owners 17 May 1977
  PUTFORD PROTECTOR Owners Oct 83 - ORSV Putford Enterprises Ltd, Lowestoft
  PORT KING Owners 87 - ORSV - Glover Associates Ltd  London - IMO 6513891
    Owners  
Fate : 24 11 1991 Foundered 30 NM from Vigo
 

TURCOMON

Fact File

Vessel Named: by MrsMitchell wife of P & O Director - the second A class trawler to be delivered

On Maiden voayage had engine problems and returned to North Shields where after repairs continued to the Norwegian fishing grounds.

1973 The last of the Ranger fleet to land her catch at North Shields

In the 3 years she spent at Hull she spent most of her time laid up. With new fish quotas the newer vessels of BUT`s fleet could meet the quotas

RANGER APOLLO

Surname
Christian
Age
Vessel
Birth Pl
Occupation
Date/ Scource
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ABBEY LES . RANGER APOLLO SN148 . Skipper 1965 Maiden Voyage
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