Hi I am trying to research my 32ft ex navy wood clinker cutter, I think she may have been aboard HMS Whitehall, how can I prove this, I know she came off an ex navy ship when being broke up at Barrow in Furness Docks by Thos Ward Shipbreakers after WW2, I have found a date on the stern, carved...
In 1973 nine trawlers were bought from Cuba to Faeroes. Seven of them seen on this picture after the arrival.
They were built as 'Serie Havanna' at Rosslau, GDR, originally called Cutter, followed by a number.
The text following the picture says, that they were bougt by the faeroese company from th