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Name: LIZZIE MELLING
Type: Fishing Vessel
Launched: 22/09/1904
Completed: 10/1904
Builder: Smith's Dock Co Ltd
Yard: North Shields
Yard Number: 754
Dimensions: 207grt, 56nrt, 117.0 x 21.6 x 12.0ft
Engines: T3cyl (12, 20 & 33 x 23ins), 62nhp
Engines by: Shields Engineering Co Ltd, North Shields
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 114912
History:
10/1904 Henry Melling, Preston
1907 Melling Steam Trawling Co Ltd, Fleetwood; registered at Preston
1919 Thomas F Kelsall, Fleetwood
1920 Melling Trawlers Ltd, Fleetwood
1932 Mellings Ltd, Preston
14/06/1957 Broken up
Comments: 1904: Allocated fishing registration number PN45 at Preston
06/1915: Requisitioned by the Admiralty for use as a minesweeper
03/1919: Returned to owners
14/06/1957: Arrived at Dublin for breaking by Hammond Lane Foundry


Above photo courtesy of Peter Brady

Above photo courtesy of Peter Green