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Remains of an unknown vessel on the southern shore of Hooe Lake, near Oreston in Plymouth.

Type

Motor fishing vessel.

History

The remains of a boat abandoned by the boatyard on the shore of Hooe Lake, the name of this ship is not yet known.

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Description

This vessel arrived in this location between 2001 and 2005. The hull appears to be intact, the ship floats on the tide and may be being used as a houseboat.

Location and Access

Hooe Lake, Oreston, Plymouth

From Oreston, take the Lower Saltram road off Plymstock Road then turn right into Kingfisher Way. Follow the road down to the lake and there is a car park at the end. Take the footpath heading south under the folly and follow it round to the hulk, there is a gap in the bushes where you can walk through to the beach. Alternatively, walk round via the beach but take care as the rocks are slippery.

Nearby hulks include the trawler Mam Goz SHIPS Link, Bon Ami SHIPS Link, Hooe Lake 8 SHIPS Link, Hooe Lake 9 SHIPS Link, barge Hooe Lake 10 SHIPS Link, motor launch ML39387 SHIPS Link.

Position OS: SX 50155 52817
Position GPS: 50.356143, -4.107816

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Information

Date Built:

Unknown

Type:

Motor fishing vessel

Builder:

Unknown

Official Number:

Unknown

Length

Unknown

Beam

Unknown

Draft

Unknown

Construction

Timber

Propulsion

Unknown

Tonnage

Unknown

Portmarks

Unknown

Abandoned

In use


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