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SILLJO

Silljo laying in Out Skerries 1969

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Norways first purpose built shelter decked purse seiner.
Miramar has her as Silljo Senior when launched.
Had 2 sister ships the Ny Dolsoy and the Relin.
1981 Sold to Scotland and R/N Coronella and later sold to Namibia.
 

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that Coronella was the boat the Altaire bought for her quota wasn't it?
 

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No that would be Convallaria V_ build as Andra Tait in 1978 Maaskant The Netherlands, later sold to Iranian interests.
 

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Leslie Tulloch
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i seem ta mind her lying in LK for a while many years ago.
 

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Davie Alexander from Gardenstown , was the Skipper of the silljo and changed the name to Coronella.
 

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To think the Scots were still farting about in 70 odd ft wooden pursers at the time of this photo.

I don't think the Coronella was bought by the Altaire as it was replaced by the Quo Vadis IIRC.
 

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i think it was the convallaria that they bought.i remember her lying in the morrison dock for a while
 

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