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Name Official number Flag IMO
SIOUX    GBR  7360435 
Year built Date launched Date completed
1976  11/12/1975   
Vessel type Vessel description
Fishing Stern Trawler  Steel Motor Vessel  
Builder Yard Yard no
Argyll Ship & Boat Bld Co Ltd, Renfrew   5104 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
116 grt / 46 nrt / 22.86 m loa  6.71 m  3.36 m moulded   3.20 m 
Engine builder Mirrlees Blackstone Ltd., Stamford,
Engine detail
M6cyl 222x292mm oil 2SA 495bhp 10kn, 1-screw
Type ESL6MK2  

First owner First port of register Registration date
Hull Gates Shipping Co. Ltd, Grimsby  Grimsby   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
Fishing No. GY311 
Vessel history
1976 Argyll Ship & Boat Building Co., Ltd. got into financial difficulties after SIOUX had been launched. The yard was taken over on a short term basis by J. Harker (Shipyards) Ltd, Renfrew and they completed the vessel.
11/11/1976 A severe fire in the accommodation when berthed at North Shields resulted in the loss of four crew members. SIOUX was repaired and returned to service in 01/1977. 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1977  Foundered 28/03/1977 
Disposal Detail
Sank about 35 miles SE of Spurn Head after developing a leak. Crew took to liferaft and all but one were rescued by MARGARET CHRISTINA and landed at Hull. 
 

 



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