Speedwell LR 29, hauling her fish trawl in Ulverston Channel
Keith Willacy collection
“Speedwell” hauling her fish trawl in Ulverston Channel, the crew being Robert (Luggy) Woodhouse and Bob (Spotty) Watson. “Speedwell” was registered at Lancaster as LR 29, built by Crossfields of Arnside for Robert Moss Woodhouse of Morecambe. She was smack rigged with a mainsail, jib and foresail, and auxilliary motor, being 32 ft overall, a beam of 10ft 4in and with a crew of two.