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PRINCE CHARLES H77
Built
1957
Cook Welton & Gemmell
Off Number
300404
Length Ft
176.5
Tons Gross
691
Yard Number
929
Breadth Ft
32.3
Tons Net
247
Launched
10 Dec 1957
Draught  
Hp
1350 BHP
Registered
14 03 1958
Engine Builder
Holmes / Werkspoor
Knots
14 K
Registered PRINCE CHARLES H77 Owners St Andrews Steam Fishing Co Ltd Hull
    Owners 03 03 1960 F & T Ross Hull
    Owners 24 02 1962 Premier Steam Fishing Co Ltd Hull
    Owners 21 06 1961 Robins Trawlers Ltd Hull
    Owners 15 03 1974 Boston Deep Sea Fisheries Hull
    Owners 16 03 1976 Boston Deep Sea Fisheries Grimsby ( Transfered )
Fate :10 03 1978 Scrapped Albert Draper Hull
 

Fact File

29 08 1960 Under Skipper Bernard Wharram the Prince Charles went to the assistance of the Hull trawler St Hubert H142 which had been blown up after trawling a mine which was placed aboard the vessel. 4 men died as a result of the explosion the remainder of the crew were picked up by the Prince Charles.

 

Silver Cod Trophy
 
Year
Place
Skipper
Days at Sea
Kits
Price Brought
1959
2nd Bernard Wharram  
35,709
£135,640
1960
Winner Bernard Wharram
346
39,603
£152.139
           

SILVER COD TROPHY WINNERS 1960

Surname
Christian
Age
Vessel
Birth Pl
Occupation
Date/ Scource
Detail
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WHARRAM BERNARD . PRINCE CHARLES H77 . Skipper 1959/1960 Skipper On the Prince Charles when she rescued the crew of the St Hubert
DOWNS GEORGE . PRINCE CHARLES H77 . Skipper . .
RICHARDSON RAY . PRINCE CHARLES H77 . Skipper Feb 1968 Feb 1968 Returned to port after sailing to have Klaxon Alarm in crew quarters repaired after crew complained it was not functioning. sailed again when Klaxon fixed.
CALVERT EDWARD 27 PRINCE CHARLES H77 . Mate 1960 Edward had sailed previously on the St Hubert as the Bosun and had also been the bosun on the Staxton Wyke on her fatefull trip in Aug 1959.
WHITTLES TONY . PRINCE CHARLES H77 . Deckhand 1960`s On the Prince Charles when she rescued the crew of the St Hubert
CHADBURN KEITH . PRINCE CHARLES H77 . Deckhand 1960`s .
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