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Name Official number Flag IMO
ARGOSY    GBR  7219105 
Year built Date launched Date completed
1972  12/06/1972   
Vessel type Vessel description
Fishing Seiner/Trawler  Steel Motor Vessel  
Builder Yard Yard no
Campbeltown Shipyard Ltd, Campbeltown Trench Point   11 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
68 grt / 68 nrt / 22.52 m  6.71 m  2.84 m   
Engine builder Caterpillar Inc., Peoria, Illinois
Engine detail
D346TA M8cyl 140 x 165 480bhp 1 screw

Re-engined Caterpillar
565bhp 

First owner First port of register Registration date
William Campbell & Others, Lossiemouth - Arthur Duthie & Co Ltd.  Inverness   
Other names
1975 SWIFTSURE - 1979 VALKYRIE 
Subsequent owner and registration history
Reg. No. A11713 - Fishing No. INS79
1975 Joseph M. Gault & Partners, Lossiemouth
1979 Daniel Edwards & Others, Lossiemouth 
Vessel history
1972 110 gt 
Remarks
First Campbeltown 80 - built to Ormsary No.4 design 
End year Fate / Status
1991  Sank 13/03/1991 
Disposal Detail
Ran aground on 12/03/1991 on the west side of Bard Head, Bressay Island, Shetlands, later drifted out to deep water and sank. All crew rescued.  
 

 



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