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Clansman The 'Clansman', a wooden lugger with a cargo of ballast, foundered about 7 miles south of Stornoway lighthouse on 27 February, 1907. This article appeared in the Highland News on 22 June 1907 Body found on Shiants, June... 51845
Claymore The Claymore SY533 was owned by John Buchanan, merchant in Valtos, and skippered by Angus Macdonald out of Crowlista. 2 masts and lugsails; decked. 33.5' keel; crew of eight. 38299
Clyde The Clyde SY428 (or 427?) was owned by Hugh McLachlan and skippered by John Matheson (1869), Donald Macarthur (19 Feb 1873) and John Macaulay (26 Nov 1877), probably out of Islivig or Crowlista. Two masts and lugs;... 37939
Clyde The Clyde SY1009 was owned and skippered by Angus Macleod out of Geshader. One mast and lugsail; line fishing. 2.5 ton, 16' keel, crew of four. 37943
Cock of the North Boat - Cock of the NorthReg. 1869 No. SY 90715ft keelMast and lug sail2 ton3 man crewLine fishing Owner/skipper - Peter Macdonald, Breaclete (Padruig Aonghais Mhoir)Reg. closed 27-11-1878; not used for fishing. 37855
Columbine Columbine SY180 was registered in 1930 to John Macleod, 24 Cromore. 15 ton/57' keel. Yes 49367
Commodore Boat - CommodoreReg. 1870 No. SY 122016ft keelMast and sail3 ton4 man crewLine fishing and creels Owner - Malcolm Mackenzie * (Calum a Phiobair) Croir1870 - boat sold to Angus Macdonald when owner emigrated to USA1874... 39626
Coral The Coral SY482 was clinker-built and smaller than the traditional Zulu. She came originally from the East coast of Scotland, possibly from Lossiemouth, and was registered in Stornoway in 1938 by Calum Macmillan, 23... 11039
Craggam Boat - CraggamRegistered - 1891 No. - Sy 92117ft KeelMast and Lug sail3 Ton3 Man crewLine fishing Owner/Skipper - Angus Macdonald 17 KirkibostReg. Closed - 1892 14030
Cres Boat - CresRegistered 1914 No. Sy 41916.7ft KeelMast and Lug sail3.2 Ton4 man crewLine fishing and creels Owner/Skipper - Donald Macdonald (Domhnall Ruadh Choinnich) 15 KirkibostBuilder - John Maclennan (Scodaidh) 8... 14026
Croir Boat - CroirReg. 1888 No. SY 29519ft keelMast and lug sail - decked5 ton 4 man crewLine fishing Owner /Skipper -George Macaulay (Seoras Neill), HackleteSold 1910 to Malcolm Macaulay, Breasclete Reg. closed 26-06-1948... 39685
Daisy Daisy SY24 was registered in 1953 by Murdo Matheson. This was a much larger boat than most in Gravir, with a 60' keel and overall length of 70' to 80'. She was owned by Malcolm Matheson Calum an Mhurchaid, 13 Gravir.... 11042
Daisy Boat - DaisyRegistered 1915 No. Sy 26112ft KeelMast and Lug sail1.21 Ton3 Man crewLine fishing and creels Owner/Skipper - Donald Macdonald (Dol)11 KirkibostBuilt in Finston, Orkney New owner- 05/11/1935 John Macdonald (... 13889
Daisy Boat - DaisyReg. 1946 No. SY 675Sail and auxiliary motor13.2 ton 2 man crewLine fishing and creels Owner/Skipper - Donald Macdonald (Domhnall Sheumais), 5 Croir Reg. closed 1964 39628
Daisy Boat - DaisyReg. 1938 No. SY 42012ft keelMast and lug sail0.5 ton 2 man crewLine fishing and creels Owner /Skipper - Norman Macdonald (Tormod Choinnich), Valasay Reg. closed 1948 39802
Daisy Boat - DaisyReg. 1948 No. SY 42012ft keel 0.55 ton 2 man crewCreel fishing Owner/Skipper Norman Mcdonald (Tormod Choinnich), ValasayTransferred 1956 to Norman Macdonald (Bill), 8 Croir Reg. closed 1961 39818
Damsel Boat - DamselReg. 1870 No. SY 124816ft keelMast and lug sail2 ton4 man crewLine fishing and creels Owner/skipper - Murdo Morrison (Murchadh Moireasdan), CroirReg. closed 1872; boat broken up 39631
Defiance Boat - DefianceReg. 1869 No. SY 121516ft keelMast and lug sail2 ton4 man crewLine fishing and creels Owner - Kenneth Smith, Fish Curer, StornowaySkipper - Donald Macaulay, Bosta Last entry 1875 39828
Delight A small fishing boat belonging to Gravir. A Kelvin Poppet engine around 60 HP was fitted in Point. 11044
Delight Boat - Delight*Reg. 1964 No. SY 14315.7ft keel1.04 ton 2 man crewCreel fishing Owner/Skipper - Norman Maciver (Tormod Iain Thormoid), Heath House, Breaclete Reg. closed 1980 *This boat was originally a ship's lifeboat.... 39614
Delta Dawn Boat - Delta DawnRegistered 1979 No.Sy 26423.6ft Keel35hp Thornycroft diesel motor, pot hauler, VHF Radio3 Ton2 Man crewLine fishing, creels and nets Owner/Skipper- Neil James Macaulay, 15 Kirkibost Sold in 1981 to... 14027
Delta Dawn 2 Boat - Delta Dawn 2Registered 1990 No. Sy 305 Sold to brother George Lorne Macaulay, 15 Kirkibost and renamed "Amethyst" 14028
Delta Dawn 3 Boat - Delta Dawn 3Registered 1993 No. Sy 78840ft Keel195 Cummings diesel engine, Vivier tank, Net and pot hauler, Radar, Echo sounder, Plotter, VHF Radio3-4 Man crew Owner -Neil James Macaulay, 15 KirkibostSkipper-... 14029
Diana Boat - DianaReg. 1903 No. SY 36416.3ft keelMast and lug sail4 ton 3 man crewLine fishing and creels Owner/Skipper - Donald Macdonald (Domhnall Dhan), ValasayBuilder - Scodaidh, Kirkibost Reg. closed 24-10-1939 39804
Diligent Boat - DiligentReg. 1869 No.SY 100715ft keelMast and lug sail3 ton4 man crewLine fishing and creels Owner/skipper Norman Macdonald (Tormod Mor), BostaReg. closed November 1873; boat old and unfit for fishing. 39586
Dolphin The Dolphin was owned by Kenneth Mackenzie and skippered by Kenneth Mackenzie. She was a 10 ton boat with a keel length of 34ft, 2 masts and lug sails and fished using drift nets, crewed by 5 men. She was left at Wick... 22046
Dolphin Boat - DolphinReg. 1962 No. SY 31216ft keelSail and auxiliary motor Line fishing and creels Owner/Skipper - Murdo Macdonald (Murchadh an Tobha), Thule HouseSold 1966 to Keose seaweed factory Reg. closed 39738
Dolphin Boat - DolphinReg. 1872 No. SY 141228.3keel2 masts, lug sail and jib, 8 oars8 ton7 man crewLine fishing Owner - Andrew MackaySkipper - Norman Macaulay (Tormod Ban), Tobson Re-registered to Norman Macaulay, owner/... 39740
Dorking Spray Boat - Dorking SprayReg. 1943 No. SY 62813.5ft keelMast and sail Owner/Skipper - John Mcdonald (Mogadaidh), Croir Reg. closed - 1964 39633
Dove 49598

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