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BARBADOS H938
Built
1907
Earles Shipbuilders Hull
Off Number
124750
Length Ft
110.6
Tons Gross
183
Yard Number
529
Breadth Ft
21.4
Tons Net
72
Launched
4.3.07
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12.7
Hp
49HP
Registered
Aug 1907
Engine Builder
Earles
Knots
K
Registered BARBADOS H938 Owners 1907 Hull Steam Fishing & Ice Co Ltd Hull
. . Collision 11 01 1910 North Sea with Fleet . No damage. Slight collision with ST Hobart H555 of Hull, through error of judgement on my part in not allowing sufficient room
. . Collision 23 02 1910 9am. Damage to starboard side . Queensland H212 had been laying to. We was running toward to pick our boat up and he started his engines ahead and came straight into our starboard side
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Fate : 06 Nov 1920 - Presumed Mined North Sea,
 

 

Fact File

The Hull Trawler Barbados left Hull for the North Sea Fishing Grounds on Oct 21 1920, the last sighting of the Barbados was by the Hull trawler Mino on Nov 06 1920. During the night of the 6th Nov the fleet were moving in foggy conditions to avoid the known presence of floating mines, other trawlers in the vicinity of the Barbados heared a loud explosion, and persumed somehow the Barbados having got apart from the fleet came into contact with a floating mine. A search was made but no wreckage was found.

22 Nov 1920 The Hull Trawler barbados was officially given up as lost with a crew of 10 hands.

12 Dec 1920 Memorial Service held at the Fishermans Bethel for the crew of the lost trawler Barbados

 

Surname
Christian
Age
Address / Vessel
Birth Pl
Occupation / Relationship
Date/ Scource
Detail
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HUDSON JOSEPH E 40 BARBADOS H938 . Cook 06 Nov 1920 Lost with all hands persumed mined - Two cooks aboard which is unusual ?
. MAUD . 127 Chiltern St Hull . Spouse . .
JENKINSON WILLIAM 47 BARBADOS H938 Lincoln Bosun 06 Nov 1920 Vessel missing persumed mined,
JENKINSON (nee Atkinson ) KATE . 3, Emilys Terrace, Strickland St., Hull . Spouse . .
KELLY JOSEPH 53 BARBADOS H938 York Third Hand 06 Nov 1920 Lost with all hands persumed mined
. . . 5 Villa Tce Wassand St . . . .
KENNY PATRICK 44 BARBADOS H938 . Fourth Hand 06 Nov 1920 Lost with all hands persumed mined
. . . 34, Portland Place, Hull . . . Husband of Florence Kenny
PETTMAN DAVID 35 BARBADOS H938 . Chief Engineer 06 Nov 1920 Lost with all hands persumed mined - had been fishing for 17yrs - serving 4 years in minesweepers during the war - leaves a widow and adopted daughter
. EMILY JANE . 11, Burleigh Grove, Hawthorn Avenue, Hull . Spouse . .
PHILLIPS FREDERICK 52 BARBADOS H938 . Second Hand 06 Nov 1920 Lost with all hands persumed mined - Afew days away from his 53rd Birthday, Leaves a Widow and five children - Served on minesweepers during the war this was his first trip aboard the Barbados.
. . . 14, Milton Grove, Elm St., Hull . . . .
REYNOLDS J H 45 BARBADOS H938 . Skipper 06 Nov 1920 Lost with all hands persumed mined - Leaves a widow and seven children, had been the skipper for her last three trips
. . . 41 Carrington St Hull . . . .
RIBEE THOMAS 19 BARBADOS H938 . Trimmer 06 Nov 1920 Lost with all hands persumed mined
. . . 14, Spring Gardens, Hawthorn Avenue, Hull . . . .
WEAVER ARTHUR S 44 BARBADOS H938 . Cook 06 Nov 1920 Lost with all hands persumed mined - Leaves a widow and 3 children one married daughter. Due to ill health brought on by his service in minesweepers during the war. Arthur took a shore job as a driver and conductor on the Hull tram cars. Induced into going back to sea he took a job that would be less strenuous as that of which he had done previously. Although serving on the trawler as a cook he had been an engineer and Chief Engineer on several trawlers this been his third trip aboard the Barbados. Brother of M T H Weaver also aboard
. MINNIE . 5 Talbot Tce Bean St . Spouse . .
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WEAVER M THOMAS HENRY 31 BARBADOS H938 . Second Engineer 06 Nov 1920 Lost with all hands persumed mined - Leaves a widow and four children
nee MC LEAN EMILY . 8 Belgrave Tce Rosamond St . Spouse . .
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MERCHANT J . BARBADOS H938 . Skipper 6 Sep 1907 .
DIXON C A . BARBADOS H938 . Second Hand 6 Sep 1907 .
WILSON J . BARBADOS H938 Bosun 6 Sep 1907 .
PETTMAN M M . BARBADOS H938 Third hand 6 Sep 1907 .
WILSON GEORGE . BARBADOS H938 . Fourth hand 6 Sep 1907 .
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