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Saturday, 30 June 2012

Arrival: MFV AJAX, Port: PENZANCE

ARRIVAL of ship: MFV AJAX
Port: PENZANCE
Time:Jun 30 2012 5:44AM (UTC)


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Friday, 29 June 2012

Message from Inmarsat-C Mobile

well we are on way ashore after doing 4days fishing and hauled 40mile
of net only this week we have 270bxs in total. Weather been fine all
week only last night we had SW 5-7 for few hrs, there been plenty of
french trawlers around us for the week we have had no trouble from
them and they stayed away from gear wich is always a worry.
Thats another trip over caught few hake and we all comming home safe
to our loved ones. Our fish will be on Newlyn and Brixham markets
on monday morning, so till next time.....

Thursday, 28 June 2012

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morning again all

We're still working same area should have went ashore yday for Friday's
market but too many trawlers around and they gave out SW6-8 for
tonight... We had 90bxs hake yday so today or tomor will be our last
day and we will have Hake on Brixham and Newlyn fish markets on
Monday morning.
Alan

Wednesday, 27 June 2012

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good morning

We had good day fishing 60bxs Hake aboard. Today is calm and fog has
lifted we have a lot of trafic here today French Trawlers Pluton,
Laura,LeMurex,Ar Laeres,Hent Ar Mor,Hunure Gouet Gwel A Vo and
La Nautile Sat C been busy and they staying away from our nets

Tuesday, 26 June 2012

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Its been 25hrs since we left Newlyn we have steamed 110mile shot our
gear down here at Labadie bank and now getting ready to start to haul
its been down 14hrs so its time to get it back and get our hake into
slush ice before they are boxed away. Weather is fine a SSW3-5 with
haze, there are few French boats around us along with 1Spanard and 2
Irish prawn boats
I will keep updated on what hake we have aboard as days go on....
Alan

Thursday, 21 June 2012

Arrival: MFV AJAX, Port: PENZANCE

ARRIVAL of ship: MFV AJAX
Port: PENZANCE
Time:Jun 21 2012 6:41PM (UTC)


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Message from Inmarsat-C Mobile

Its the end of another trip we on way home to our loved ones
been a week of trouble really with weather spanish and french trawler
s towing too close to gear. Fish was good we have 150bxs Hake and 30
mixed fish for the last 3hauls down at Labadie, Yday our gear dragged
around the banks cause too much tide took us along time to get it
aboard.. We on way now all safe be ashore around 1930hrs today the
longest day of the year. We landing 70bxs Hake in Brixham market and
the rest in Newlyn for friday morning.. We hope to get back sea on
monday next let tides cut a little.
Alan

Friday, 15 June 2012

Ajax bound in, lifeboat bound out - gale force 8



As the Ajax makes her way to Newlyn the Penlee lifeboat Ivan Ellen makes her way out on a shout to a stricken yacht 10 miles south......

visibility down, the Ajax heads for the gaps - more photos here.

Saturday, 2 June 2012

Arrival: MFV AJAX, Port: PENZANCE

ARRIVAL of ship: MFV AJAX
Port: PENZANCE
Time:Jun 2 2012 12:03PM (UTC)


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Message from Inmarsat-C Mobile

we are on the way ashore another trip finished, its been a fine week
weather wise. We been working east side of Labadie Bank many Irish
and French prawn with us all week. We ashore around midday today have
100bxs hake 30saithe 20pollock,ling and cod. Landing them to Newlyn a
nd Brixham for the next market. week off now, boat going on slip in
Newlyn for few days work
alan