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Lord Howe Island Trader

Lord Howe Island Trader

here our 62ft  my father built this 33yrs ago he sold it went i was 9yrs old now we have brought it back dad pass away in 1997

    Dear fishman7

    I run the website www.boatregister.net

    I would like to record more details about the Lord Howe Island Trader. A record that I have put together so far is given below.

    I am wondering whether you might be able to tell me any more about your father and his boat? Where she was built and so on.

    Best regards

    Name: Lord Howe Island Trader  
    Later names {also Sail or Rego or Fishing No}: <unknown>
    Material: Steel
    Rig: 1mast   Rig changes & identification codes: 3
    Type:Fishing+Trawler   Propulsion: Screw single
    Designer: <unknown>
    Year built: 1972<unknown>   Yard or Job No: <unknown>
    Builder: <Unknown>
    Where built: <unknown>
    Engines: Motor 350bhp Cummins turbo diesel  
    Boilers/Gearing: 3.5:1
    Official Number: 355214    IMO Number: <unknown or N/A>
    Dimensions (ft)—Length: 58.66 Breadth: <unknown>  Depth: <unknown>
    Volumetric ‘tonnage’ measurements (1 ton = 100 cubic ft):
    Gross: <unknown>  Underdeck: <unknown>   Net: <unknown>
    Decks: 1Dk   Deck Erections: Ha/Hw+RFD  
    Number of funnels &location: 1a  Number of bulkheads: <unknown>
    Tanks, etc: DO8m3 FW2t   Freeboard: <unknown>
    Stem: Raked   Figurehead: Nil   Stern: Transom raked
    PORTS and owners: SYDNEY'72: SYDNEY'81b01b02
    Fate/Status— Year: 2008  Type: Operational  Details: <unknown or N/A>
    History and details: Multichine construction. 62' Loa. Derrick on mast & side booms. Bulwark raised fwd. Sydney No.51 of 1972. Sydney No.20 of 1981. Based at Ulladulla, nd. Class 3B survey, NSW east coast licence for inshore & offshore fish & prawn. 2008/03 for sale at Lemon Tree passage 350K.
    References (see http://www.boatregis..._References.htm): Ar01,02:Int(P):Naa1:Pug1(P):Trp1(P)

    Research notes:
    Corrections, additions or updates gratefully received via email at mflapan@gmail.com
    If information is published please acknowledge Mori Flapan: Register of Australian and New Zealand Ships and Boats 2012 and any other major contributors listed in References above (usually denoted by capitals).