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St LEANDER H19
Built
1948
Cook Welton & Gemmell
Off Number
183383
Length Ft
181.7
Tons Gross
658
Yard Number
799
Breadth Ft
30.8
Tons Net
232
Launched
05 Oct 1948
Engine Builder
C D Holmes
Hp
1000 IHP
Registered
08 Feb 1949
Knots
12.5 K
Registered St LEANDER H19 Owners 1948 - 1951 Thomas Hamling & Co Ltd Hull
    Owners  
Fate : 9th Jan 1951 River Humber collision with Hull trawler Davey H213 became a total loss.
 

COLLISION WITH THE DAVEY H213

9th Jan 1951 After returning home from the Norwegian fishing grounds the St Leander was awaiting the tide to enter St Andrews Dock when she was in Collision with the Hull trawler Davy H213 . The Davy although badly damaged managed to manouvre to the West pier, 3 men jumped from the St Leander into the river but were picked up 17 other crewmen were taken off the St Leander, after been taken in tow she finally grounded on Hessle flats and after complete submersion and three failed salvage attempts she became a total loss.

 

 

Surname
Christian
Age
Vessel
Birth Pl
Occupation
Date/ Scource
Detail
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SHAUGHNESSY M . ST LEANDER H19 . Skipper Jan 1951 Survivor of Sinking
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