Cape Hood - IMO 7401007
|Photographer:||Glenn Towler [View profile]||Title:||Cape Hood||Added:||Oct 12, 2006|
|Location:||Port Huon, Australia|
||Fishing vessel loa 70ft/21m and over|
|Seen here laid up at Port Huon south of Hobart, Tasmania, Australia.
This stern trawler has been working out of Hobart for a number of year until 2002. When she had a major mechanical failure. Work was started on striping her for repair and the damage caused by the failure was so extrime the more they striped the bigger the repair bill become, it was decided that it was uneconomicle to repair. Striping work has been patily completed in preparation to using it as storage unit or scarp her. 12/10/06 the latest is that a proposal has been put in for her be anchored permanatley off on of the Aquacultre farms as a shelter/workplatform..
Arrived at Chittagong 30/05/08 and beached 12/06/08
|Gross tonnage:||688 tons|
© Glenn Towler
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Thanks for the info, I am trying to track what happen to all the trawlers that was in Canada.She came from my area in Canada. Is there any photos of her on the beach. |
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nice pic, little bright but not bad glen, nice illustration included as well |
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