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TRAWLING LIFE ARCHIVES
 

I have received many contributions of photographs, documents and articles, from various people and it would be too long winded to list you all here so I would like to say thank you collectively, I have given credit  to contributors with their articles and photographs.

ARTICLES
 
The Atonement of the Vanguard`s Skipper ( Smack story )
TRIP ON THE GRIMSBY SMACK WILLIE & ADA
Extracts of a Notebook from a trip to Iceland 1922
Skipper Leo Romyn swims mine out to sea
MY FIRST TRIP BY BRIAN BIRD
COLLISION OF THE LOCH TORRIDON AND INITIATION OF A DECKIE TRIMMER BY BRIAN BIRD
I SPY BY IAN BEALE
SPARKS ON THE DRAGOON BY RAY BRAMALL
LIFE AS A BOBBER BY RAY BELL

 

RESCUES AND BRAVERY .
SALVAGE OF THE WESTKUST 1951 BY HULL TRAWLER SWANELLA
LORD NELSON 1965 MAN OVERBOARD - CHUCK VINE & BUNK EAST
RESCUE OF THE ST CHAD CREW 1973 - BY THE HULL TRAWLER OTHELLO - BRIAN BIRD

 

OTHER ARTICLES
     
BOULEVARD NAUTICAL SCHOOL ALL AT TEA - Feeding aboard a trawler
CRAZY DAY - SAILING DAY CS FORRESTER STANDING INSTRUCTIONS
     

 

SETTLINGS / PAY / SERVICE
SERVICE RECORD OF A HULL TRAWLERMAN PAY RECORDS OF HULL TRAWLERMAN
SETTLING SHEET IMPERIALIST H2 - 1950 SETTLING SHEET - SPARKS - RAY BRAMAL
     
     

 

BOARD OF TRADE WRECK REPORTS
     
SMACK LARK - GRIMSBY 1883 STORM ST AMANDUS H247
SMACK ROSE - GRIMSBY 1883 STORM FLEMING H3
SMACK CORNELIAN - GRIMSBY 1883 STORM DANE H227
SMACK OLGA - GRIMSBY 1883 STORM    
     

 

TOP TRAWLERS
     
SILVER COD TROPHY TOP FREEZERS 1973
DOLPHIN BOWL JUNE 1975 TOP VESSEL 1973
CHALLENGE SHIELD    
LANDINGS
     
Newby Wyke Landing List - 30 Apr 1962 Ross Leonis Yearly Trip - 1968 - 1969
Arctic Vandal Landing List - 22 06 1974    
     
VESSEL MOVEMENT
Mutual Insurance Listings 1980    
     

 

 

Russels Services was an integral part of the Hull fishing community keeping families informed and providing all manner of services to the fishermen, families and merchants of the community. Below you will find several examples of the services provided by Russels from : Home Lists, Crew Wires, Floral Tributes, Greetings.

     
Russels Home List - 16 03 1961 Russels Crew Wires
Russels Home List - 22 05 1987 Russels Greetings and Cards
     
     

 

INSURANCE / INJURY COMPENSATION
     
HARRY HAWKER - INJURY INJURY COMPENSATION - WHELAN V. GREAT NORTHERN FISHING COMPANY
HS DAY - INJURY    
     

 

DIAGRAMS
     
PRINCESS ELIZABETH TRAWL NETS
HULL MAP 1912 OTTER AND BEAM TRAWLS