H885

Vessel Details for Mars

Official Number:68716
Fishing Number:H885
Vessel Name:Mars
Type:KetchInfo
Built:
Tons:72
Owners:
  • John Holmes of Hull 1880 90
Masters:
  • Daniel Grimwood 1885
  • John Perkins 1887
  • William Johnson 1891
  • William Webster / J W Naylor 1892
Ports:
  • Hull
Notes:Register closed 1898.
Trade:North Sea Fishing.
Incidents:12 January 1885 200 miles Spurn NE. Main sail split and Storm jib bowsprite broke, through weather. On Tuesday 29th December 1891 about 6am. We saw a vessel showing flares we hove up going to him found she had lost her mast head. At the masters request we took him in tow and docked her at Grimsby on the 31st December. The vessel was a Grimsby trawler no. GY174 Estoile.

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