Steel-hulled motor fishing vessel of double chine, transom stern, bulbous bow, soft nose stem and rigged for scallop dredge fishing, with dredge emptying doors and catch handling conveyors for 10 dredges per side. Fuel capacity of approximately 20,000 litres and 3,000 litres of fresh water. Below deck has been subdivided by four watertight bulkheads into: aft accommodation with steering gear, engine room, hold and forepeak tank/sonnar/gear store. Aft deckhouse for combined galley and mess, washroom, lobby and workshop, with wheelhouse over. Main deck working area has split trawl winches, hinged outrigger arms, dredge pulling in winches, with catch conveyors and dredge emptying doors incorporated into bulwark sides. Focsle catch sorting, washing and handling compartment. Shelter deck fitted over the main deck, inboard of dredges, between deckhouse and focsle.
|19-metre scallop trawler