NZ8910 : The Chieftain, Whitby

taken 7 years ago, near to Whitby, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

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The Chieftain, Whitby
The Chieftain, Whitby
The Chieftain is described as Whitby’s biggest, safest, most comfortable and best-equipped displacement offshore angling vessel. The vessel is ex-Royal Navy, which was originally an Aberdovey Class fleet tender called Alnmouth and then operated as a Sea Cadet training ship. She was built in 1966 by Isaac Plimbott & Sons in Northwich, to Lloyd's Class One standard, which is the highest specification in the world. She is constructed of steel, is 80 feet in length, and is powered by a Lister-Blackstone engine.
The wheelhouse equipment is described as having ‘state of the art’ electronics for fish finding and safe navigation and that no other charter vessel can approach her specifications for passenger safety - LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 9 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 10 September, 2011
Geographical Context
Coastal  Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Docks, Harbours 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 8993 1098 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:29.1722N 0:36.8005W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 8993 1098
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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