Breaking Up – 1971 built fishing vessel MAR NOVA

One of the former local vessels that were broken up this year in 2021 , was the former stern trawler F 301 CARMELA named as MAR NOVA. Built in UK by W. R. Cunis Ltd., Woolwich as FARID with yard no 667 completed for Mohammed Javed Motoghri, Iran. After several ownerships she was brought to […]

FISHING – F 81 DEGRE at Malta – 1996 – 2004. From 2nd January 1996 till 17th February 2004, DEGRE was one of the leading wooden stern trawlers in the Maltese Islands. She was built in 1966 by Fratelli Giacalone of Mazara Del Vallo, Sicily, Italy and named as NUOVO CALLIOPO. Her Official Number with the […]