Ships Nostalgia banner
Rose o' Moray   INS  174

Rose o' Moray INS 174

macduff built , Rose o Moray , entering Lossie in the late fifties , skipper wullie Ross, Burghead .

·
Registered
Joined
·
495 Posts
crewmen from stern , james more / curlie , my father , alex main /awid , alex davidson , and charlie leibnitz fae Lossie .
 

·
Premium Member
Joined
·
1,056 Posts
Pity the skipper wasn,t hanging out the wheelhouse window.plus Alex Ross .That would have been the complete crew Donald
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
495 Posts
she went to whitehills as Welcome ,then to portavogie ,built about 1948 /49 and scraped 1993, Heroine INS I58 ,Burghead and Kilravock INS 172 ? Nairn were near similar ,.may have been a few also similar in Lossie
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
4 Posts
The Swiftsure and the Sublime were the same vintage built in Macduff 1949/50. Any history on the Kilravoch, Donnie ?
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
5,348 Posts
Think the Swiftsure and Sublime had a bigger flare in the head,the Sierach(excuse spelling) was another one.
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
118 Posts
There were a few in Lossie Wullie the Avondale,Staronia,Excelsior and the Seaforth from Hopeman But they were a bit later 1954 era
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
13 Posts
Rose of Moray built 1947 Yard No 76 1961 Welcome Bf 253 owner Alex MacKay Sandand, ( I sailed as deckhand on her when she was the Welcome) she was sold when she was replaced by Minerva BCK 24. 1971 B 64, Decommissioned 1994
 

Media information

Category
Fishing Vessels
Added by
Donnie More
Date added
View count
512
Comment count
11
Rating
0.00 star(s) 0 ratings

Share this media

Top