Northern Reward GY 694

The Northern reward was built at the Cook, Welton and Gemmel yard at Hull in 1962 for Northern Trawlers 

In June 1971 she was sold to Ross Trawlers, 01/02/1981 she went to Colne Shipping at Lowestoft and Renamed ST ELIZABETH and converted to a rig stand by vessel.

In 1995 she went to Bristow Investments at Lowestoft

1996 To Charford Shipping IV Ltd of Lowestoft

1999 back to Bristow Investments

My Father sailed on her for a while as 2nd Engineer.

Photo supplied by Photomarine collection

Her Details are

  • GY 694
  • Official No 303299 
  • GT 576 NT 194
  • Yard No 980
  • Dimensions 166.5′ x 30.5′ x 16.3′
  • Engines by Mirrlees Bickerton & Day 1400 BHP 14 Knots 
  • Funnel Blue with Black top and Blue letters BUT between Wavy Blue lines on white band  

 The vessel was still in service in 1999