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The Ketch ‘Kingsley’

H922

Vessel Details for Kingsley

Official Number:68746
Fishing Number:H922
Vessel Name:Kingsley
Type:KetchInfo
Built:
Tons:74
Owners:
  • Charles Hellyer of Hull 1880
Masters:
  • Henry Hobman 1884
  • J Huxford 1888
Ports:
  • Hull
Trade:North Sea Fishing.
Incidents:7th January 1884 Henry Hobman Skipper of the smack Kingsley whist at sea injured through a winch handle about 140 miles from Spurn bearing SW. Witness William Matson second hand and James Harper third hand. On the 15th September 1887 we were fishing about 260 miles SW by W to the Spurn when we fell in with the smack Choice Flower of Hull with her mast gone we took her in tow and arrived at Hull Tuesday September 20th 1887 October 5th 1887 Grimsby smack Arrow collided with us in speaking to us.

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