St. Bartholomew GY 178

St. Bartholomew Built 1952 Cook Welton & Gemmell Beverley for the North Cape Steam Fishing Co Ltd Grimsby 1954 Sold to NV Motorvisserij Ostend Belgium renamed Van Der Weyden registered as O 295 30/03/1957 Ran aground in thick fog on the southeast coast of Iceland All crew were rescued 
Her Details are

  • Official Number 184913
  • Yard Number 865 
  • GT 635 NT 234 
  • Dimensions 175.6 x 29.6 x 14.7 
  • Engines Charles. D. Holmes 925 IHP  

Caught fire 31/05/1957 during salvage operations The resulting damage was such that the salvage was abandoned