Spurs GY 697

Spurs Built 1962 Goole Shipbuilding & Repairing Co Ltd Goole for Consolidated Fisheries Ltd Grimsby registered to subsidiary company Wendover Steam Fishing Co 
27/07/1978 Sold to the Huxley Fishing Co Ltd Lowestoft
Although the Spurs was given the fishing number LT 303 she was never actually used for fishing by the Colne Group 
22/07/1978 Arrived at Lowestoft where she was laid up shortly afterwards
03/1980 Converted for oil rig support duties after a 20-month period of being laid up 
14/06/1991 Sold for scrap to Spearing International 
12/07/1991 The Spurs sailed for the breakers yard on the Thames 

Her Details are

  • Official Number 130300
  • Yard Number 533
  • Call Sign GJZU
  • GT 439 NT 146
  • Dimensions 137.2 x 28 x 14.2
  • Foc’sle 28
  • Engines 4 stroke single acting diesel engine by Mirrlees National Ltd Stockport