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ID: 129031
Name: Aquarius II BH456
Make/Model: Steel Trawler
Location: Blyth

Build Year: 2001

Used For: Twin & Single trawl

Hull: Steel

Length: 14.94m

Beam: 5.90m

Draft: 3.00m



Scania DI 13 80M 400hp @ 1800rpm new June 2016
Twin disc 5114 4.8:1 reduction new February 2022
New prop shaft bearing and 1700mm nozzle fitted Oct 2020
Auxiliary Cummins 300HP 4000 hours
Generator Beta 60HP(new June 2021) with 415v 3 phase & 240v single phase


New main pump fitted to Auxiliary engine Feb 2023. Back up Hydraulics off Twin Disc Gearbox

14 tonne triple barrel Rapp main winch .Fully overhauled Feb 2023
2 x 7.5 tonne split net drums
1 Rapp crane Over hauled May 2021
Thistle Power Block Head new Oct 2022
Pulmaster 5 tonne Gilson winch
0.5 tonne NSW landing winch


All electronics owned unless stated as hired.
10 camera cctv system installed
5 station talk back including head phones on engine room station.
19" repeater screen at winch.

2 x Sodena Plotters with AIS & ARPA
1 x Olex plotter with AIS Ground 3D and Bottom functions
2 x Koden Radars (72 miles & 48 miles) open scanners
1 x Koden sounder with board band multi frequency transducer
1 x Navtex
1 x Navitron Pilot new 0ct 2020
4 x vhfs
1 x JRC bigset
Sky TV dome (hired)
Internet Dome (hired)
Scanmar net monitoring system

Additional Information:

Deck has hopper with Hydraulically operated door leading to Seagate conveyor with basket rack (room for 5 men).
Seaice 2 tonne per day sea ice machine.
Prawn/fish washer & Dip tank.
Bulk head fitted forward of winch with watertight door to create large store with fore peak under, installed Aug 2019.
Fish room 300/350 box capacity.
Fish room was relined and re-insulated Oct 2020 to fit stacker boxes.
Fish room refrigerated.
6 Berth Cabin fully lined and heated.
Steering Wills Ridley overhauled Oct 2021.
In 2017 Aquarius had a substantial refit with the extension of the shelter aft with new toilet and shower facilities fitted.
Vessel will be on the ship lift at Fraserburgh next week( 13th February 2023) for annual paint up general repairs and a full overhaul on the main 3 barrel Rapp trawl winch(by Thistle Marine).
Vessel has just went through MCA U15m Inspection and are awaiting confirmation from MCA on the new stability book to get full MCA Cert.
Advert is for boat only . Licence is to be retained along with quota.
The vessel has been excellently maintained and is in excellent condition.


If possible, travel to view the boat or equipment yourself and only buy once you are happy with it.