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here is our old boat a 53ft weeden trawler

    Hi fishman7

    As per an earlier post on the Lord Howe Island Trader, I am interested in finding out anything you might be able to tell me about the curola. I have created a record from the information in your photo, but I would be grateful for anything more that you could tell me.

    Best regards

    Name: Curola  
    Later names {also Sail or Rego or Fishing No}: <unknown>
    Material: Wood
    Rig: 1mast   Rig changes & identification codes: 3
    Type:Fishing+Trawler   Propulsion: Screw
    Designer: <unknown>
    Year built: 1960s?   Yard or Job No: <unknown>
    Builder: <Unknown>
    Where built: NSW?
    Engines: Motor diesel  
    Boilers/Gearing: <unknown or N/A>
    Official Number: <unknown or N/A>    IMO Number: 0
    Dimensions (ft)—Length: 53 Breadth: <unknown>  Depth: <unknown>
    Volumetric ‘tonnage’ measurements (1 ton = 100 cubic ft):
    Gross: <unknown>  Underdeck: <unknown>   Net: <unknown>
    Decks: 1Dk   Deck Erections: Ha+RFD  
    Number of funnels &location: <unknown or N/A>  Number of bulkheads: <unknown>
    Tanks, etc: <unknown>   Freeboard: <unknown>
    Stem: Raked clipper   Figurehead: Nil   Stern: Canoe
    PORTS and owners: NSW?b08
    Fate/Status— Year: <unknown>  Type: <unknown>  Details: <unknown or N/A>
    History and details: Double ender. Derrick on mast.
    References (see http://www.boatregis..._References.htm): 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).