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Post by Bill Harvey » Mon Oct 17, 2011 2:31 pm

TRAWLERMAN (1963 - 1985) twin screw tug.
O.N. 303820. 98g. 22d. 83' 6" x 24' 1" x 10' 10"
Two, 6-cyl. 4 S.C.S.A. (8¾" x 11½") Blackstone EVS6M type engines by Lister, Blackstone Marine Ltd., Dursley, single reverse reduction geared to twin screw shafts. 920bhp. 10kts. 11 tons bollard pull.
9.7.1962: Keel laid by Humber St. Andrews Engineering Company Ltd., Hull (Yard No. 3) for the United Towing Company Ltd., Hull.
5.11.1962: Launched.
28.2.1963: Completed.
21.1.1970: Owners restyled as United Towing Ltd.
1974: Humber Tugs Ltd., appointed as managers.
17.3.1978: Owners restyled as North British Maritime Group Ltd., (same managers).
17.11.1985: Sold to Roger and Bridget Klyne, Lowestoft.
1986: Sold to Klyne Winney Tugs Ltd., Lowestoft, with the proposal to rename to ANGLIAN LADY, but this was not actioned.
1986: Resold to Golden Dumps (Pty) Ltd. (Dawn Diamond Company Ltd.), Randburg, South Africa and
renamed ARGO CAPE and equipped as a survey vessel under Maltese registry.
1995: Sold to Martin Mid East LLC, Abu Dhabi.
2006: Sold to Iktra Shipping & Sea Transport LLC, Dubai and renamed ALSADIQ 4 under Comoros flag.
2009: Sold to unknown Iranian owners.
11.2010: Believed still in service.

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