Monday, 4 June 2018

British steam trawler Argo sold towards the Netherlands and renamed Fram (IJM80) according to the Dutch magazine Schip en Werf dated 12 April 1929

An item reported that the firm Erenst&Weimar, Ijmuiden, Netherlands bought from J. Snowden, Grimsby the steel steam trawler Argo of 174 gross register tons and built by Smith’s Dock Co. Ltd., North Shields in 1902. Recommissioned as Fram (IJM80).