Name MARBELLA (H384)
Type Stern Freezer Trawler, ON.308539, IMO 6525131
Year 1966
GRT 1833
Engines Diesel electric
Builder Goole Shipbuilding & Repairing Co. Ltd.
At Goole
Launch date 26-10-1965
Yard number 548
Owners J. Marr & Son Ltd., Hull
History 1979 renamed NORTHERN HORIZON, converted to a seismic research ship
1980 converted to research vessel
1987 Marbella Ltd., Hull
1997 Northern Horizon Ltd., Nassau, Bahamas
2004 renamed OCEAN BOOMER, Argent Capital LLC, Nassau (later Panama)
2005 renamed JOHN LETHBRIDGE, Comex Deep Sea Salvage Ltd., Panama
2008 Global Marine Salvage Ltd., Panama
Fate 15/08/2016 delivered at Lowestoft for breaking by East Point Metals Trading Ltd.

Photos by Charlie Hill

.... as NORTHERN HORIZON at Hull and Liverpool (photos George Robinson)

at Falmouth as OCEAN BOOMER in 08/2005, photo Charles Loughlin

and as JOHN LETHBRIDGE at Hull on 25/03/2008 (photo George Robinson)