Fishing boat "Connie Baxter" LR 22, on moorings at Green Street, Morecambe
Keith Willacy collection
Fishing boat “Connie Baxter” on moorings at Green Street, Morecambe. This boat was registered at Lancaster as LR 22 and was built by Crossfields of Arnside in 1917 for owner/skipper Samuel Baxter. She had an overall length of 31ft 8in, a beam of 10 ft and weighed 8.9 tons. She was smack rigged with a mainsail, top sail, jib and staysail and had an auxiliary motor with a crew of two or three.