Steel hulled motor fishing vessel of round bilge, transom stern, bulbous bow, soft nose stem and rigged for beam trawl fishing with 10-metre gear. Below deck subdivided by four watertight bulkheads into: steering gear compartment, engine room, net store, hold / machinery space and forepeak tank. Aft deckhouse for combined galley and mess, accommodation, washroom, lobby and winch room with wheelhouse over. Forward trawl derrick gantry. Fish handling. Whaleback forward with store area for gear maintenance and anchor arrangements.
“Admiral Gordon is the first beam trawler of her size built in the UK in the last 30 years. We are very proud
to celebrate British boatbuilding traditions with this fine vessel” – Jim Morrison.
Photo credit: Mike Upton, Paul Armstrong.
|27.30-metre Beam Trawler