Russian Factory Trawler in trouble ( MCA )

Gavin Gait
2nd April 2008, 00:08

This vessel was originally the Orcades Viking III K175 and operated out of Stromness in Orkney.

Those with the opt-in to the Fishing Gallery :

Or my attached photo showing her as originally built

Derek Roger
2nd April 2008, 00:37
Looks as though she backed onto her Gear Davie >>????????????


Gavin Gait
2nd April 2008, 00:40
They were hauling and if they were hauling the net in quickly then stopped the winch going down wind the net would have run up under the stern so thats a distinct possibility.