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Name: LOUISE
Type: Fishing Vessel
Launched: 23/07/1907
Completed: 08/1907
Builder: Smith's Dock Co Ltd
Yard: North Shields
Yard Number: 353
Dimensions: 270grt, 111nrt, 125.8 x 22.1 x 12.0ft
Engines: T3cyl (12.5, 20 & 34 x 25ins), 78nhp
Engines by: Shields Engineering Co Ltd, North Shields
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 124720
History:
08/1907 Mrs Marion L Ryde (Crawford Heron), Swansea
13/03/1913 George HD Birt, Milford Haven
25/05/1917 Taylor & Tomlinson Ltd, Fleetwood
1920 MJ vd Eb & Dresselhuys, Scheepvaart Maats, Rotterdam; renamed BARON L DONNY
05/10/1922 Jules H Nierinck, Blackpool; renamed ALEC NIERINCK
1925 Melling Trawlers Ltd, Fleetwood; renamed TOM MELLING
1932 Alexander Keay, Fleetwood; renamed BAHAMA
31/01/1941 J Marr & Son Ltd, Fleetwood
04/05/1942 Crampin Steam Fishing Co Ltd, Grimsby
03/1945 Pettit & Youds Ltd (FL Youds, manager), Milford Haven
24/07/1956 Broken up
Comments: 1907: Allocated fishing registration number SA50 at Swansea
08/1914: Requisitioned by the Admiralty as a minesweeper
Armed with 1 x 6pdr gun
1919: Allocated fishing registration number FD120 at Fleetwood
1920: Returned to owner
1920: Allocated fishing registration number O203 at Ostend
1922: Allocated fishing registration number FD414 at Fleetwood
24/07/1956: Sold to Jacques Bakker en Zonen at Bruges for breaking up
17/08/1956: Arrived at Bruges for breaking up


Above photos as BAHAMA copyright of David Slinger