H903

Vessel Details for Uranus

Official Number:68729
Fishing Number:H903
Vessel Name:Uranus
Type:KetchInfo
Built:
Tons:75
Owners:
  • John Holmes of Hull 1880 1890
Masters:
  • Rasmus Jensen 1884
  • John Kitchen 1888
  • Ebenezer Gillard 1890
  • James B Craven / George Hairsine 1892
  • John Cooper 1893
Ports:
  • Hull
Notes:Register closed 1908.
Trade:North Sea Fishing.
Incidents:19th Jun 1881 Thomas Wood 20 third hand fell overboard while boarding the small boat. September 2nd 1887 250 miles from Spurn. Had our mast carried away strong wind and heavy swell. 10th December 1891 4.30am North Sea. Leonard E Whiting skipper. Drowned, sea struck the vessel causing a list to starboard. The deceased, owing to the sudden lurch fell or was thrown overboard. Broke peak halyards through stress of weather. 12th November 1891 North Sea. Ran into steam trawler Valetta of Hull.

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