Aston Villa GY 42

Aston Villa Built 20/02/1946 Cook Welton & Gemmell Beverley for St. John, for St Andrews Steam Fishing Co Ltd, Hull and registered as H254
20/08/1948 The vessel was sold to the Newington Steam Trawling Co Ltd, Hull who renamed her as Anthony Hope
01/01/1957 Bought by Consolidated Fisheries registered as GY 42 
The trawler was also renamed Aston Villa, the third Consolidated vessel to bear the name
1965 Sold to Arie Rijsdijk, Holland for scrapping 

Her Details are 

  • Official Number 180483
  • Yard Number 763
  • Call Sign GDXN
  • GT 536 NT 192
  • Quarter DEck 91 Foc’sle 32
  • Engines Triple expansion steam engine by C. D Holmes & Co Ltd Hull which had 3 cylinders 14, 24, and 40in by 27in stroke 12½ knots
  • Dimensions 166.9 x 27.6 x 14.3

Scrapped at Dordrecht after arriving there on the 03/06/1965