Grimsby trawlers Hekla or Katherine Jean - any info on them?

Katherine Jean or Hekla
25th November 2010, 12:51
Hi

My grandfather worked on the Hekla, his name was Andreas Oggmundson; he also owned the Katherine Jean. He sailed from Grimsby but then changed to Fleetwood.

Any information regarding him or the boats would be gratefully received.

Many thanks

Julie

gkh151
25th November 2010, 15:32
Hi Julie,

If You look at the link below you will find the full history of the Hekla.

http://web.ukonline.co.uk/rayricho/1929.htm

Regards.

Graham

Wootton marine
22nd January 2015, 16:25
Hi...have just purchased the Kathrine Jean and now have her in Cowes awaiting refit...

Mike
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