JOSEPH CONRAD H161
Built
1957
Cook Welton & Gemmell
Off Number
300386
Length Ft
185.2
Tons Gross
823
Yard Number
924
Breadth Ft
32.1
Tons Net
297
Launched
27 Aug 1957
Engine Builder
C D Holmes
Hp
1350 HP
Registered
07 Jan 1958
Knots
13.5 K
Registered JOSEPH CONRAD H161 Owners 1957 - 1978 Newington Steam Trawling Co Ltd Hull
    Owners  
Fate : 1980 Scrapped
 

 

Fact File

The Joseph Conrad was the last steam trawler built for a Hull owner .

 

Brian Calvert ( Insert ) Joseph Conrad courtesy of B Calvert

Surname
Christian
Age
Vessel
Birth Pl
Occupation
Date/ Scource
Detail
CREWMEN
STIPETIC BERNARD 39 JOSEPH CONRAD H161 . Skipper Jan 1959 Mar - June 1960 /
TAYLOR RICHARD . JOSEPH CONRAD H161 . Skipper 1965 - 1966 Dick -Sept 1965 - Feb 1966 / 4 - 5 trips
CLARK WC . JOSEPH CONRAD H161 . Skipper Jan 1961 .
FIRTH H . JOSEPH CONRAD H161 . Skipper Aug 1961 .
TAYLOR BRIAN . JOSEPH CONRAD H161 . Skipper Aug 1969 .
CANVASS J . JOSEPH CONRAD H161 . Skipper 1973 .
CAWOOD DENNIS . . JOSEPH CONRAD H161 . Skipper Jan 1973 Towed home the C S Forester after rudder fell off
DUNN COLIN . JOSEPH CONRAD H161 . Mate . .
SPICER BERNARD . . JOSEPH CONRAD H161 . Mate . .
BRETTEL ARTHUR . JOSEPH CONRAD H161 . Mate . .
KELLY MIKE . . JOSEPH CONRAD H161 . Deckhand Aug 1969 / Mar 1973 .
NAULS TERRY. . JOSEPH CONRAD H161 . Deckhand . .
EAST TUNNEY . JOSEPH CONRAD H161 . Deckhand . .
MINNS GREG. . JOSEPH CONRAD H161 . Deckhand Aug 1969 / Mar 1973 .
OWSTON VINCE . JOSEPH CONRAD H161 . Deckhand Aug 1969 / Mar 1973 .
SHARP REG . JOSEPH CONRAD H161 . Deckhand . .
BRETINO RON . JOSEPH CONRAD H161 . Deckhand . .
CALVERT BRIAN . . JOSEPH CONRAD H161 . Sparehand 1960 - 1961 Mar - June 1960 5 trips to White Sea / Jan 1961 1 trip to White Sea / Aug 1961 - Dec 1961 5 trips
HOWARD BRIAN. . JOSEPH CONRAD H161 . Engineer . .
PARSLEY MICHAEL 15 JOSEPH CONRAD H161 . Galley Boy 1969 .
COCKBURN JIM . JOSEPH CONRAD H161 . W/T Operator Sept 1965 - Feb 1966 4 - 5 trips
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From left to right Billy Wells ..Terry Poskit..Ken Madden..and possibly Kenny Knotts is the first from right . 

Courtesy© Brian Calvert

Left

Ron Bretino

and

Brian Calvert

Right

Ron Bretino

Courtesy© Brian Calvert

 

Courtesy© Brian Calvert

The Joseph Conrad after her final trip to the Scrap Yard Courtesy © Phil Storey Collection