'trawl·er || 'trɔlə(r) /'trɔːlə n. one who trawls; vessel used in trawling

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  • Trawlers of the Royal Navy — This is an accounting of the naval trawlers, purpose built or requisitioned, operated by the Royal Navy mainly during WWI and WWII.ummary Basset class trawlersThe trawler Basset , built in 1935, became the prototype for nearly 250 military… …   Wikipedia

  • Maritime National Fish Ltd v Ocean Trawlers Ltd — Court Privy Council Citation(s) [1935] UKPC 1, [1935] AC 524; (1935) 51 Ll L Rep 299 …   Wikipedia

  • Humber Amalgamated Steam Trawlers' Engineers, and Firemen's Union — The Humber Amalgamated Steam Trawlers Engineers, and Firemen s Union was a trade union in the United Kingdom. It merged with the Transport and General Workers Union in also* List of trade unions * Transport and General Workers Union *… …   Wikipedia

  • Versenkung des Trawlers "Chian-der 3" — Von Argentinien beanspruchte Territorien und Ausschließliche Wirtschaftszonen Der taiwanesische Trawler Chian Der 3 wurde am 28. Mai 1986 von einem Patrouillenboot der argentinischen Küstenwache, der „Prefecto Derbes“, verfolgt und 24 Seemeilen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Fishing trawler — For other types of trawlers, see Trawler (disambiguation). The Irish RSW tank trawler Brendelen[1] in Skagen harbour A fishing trawler (also called a dragger) is a commercial fishing vessel designed to operate fishing trawls. Traw …   Wikipedia

  • commercial fishing — Introduction  the taking of fish and other seafood and resources from oceans, rivers, and lakes for the purpose of marketing them.       Fishing is one of the oldest employments of humankind. Ancient heaps of discarded mollusk shells (shell… …   Universalium

  • Commercial trawler — A commercial trawler is a commercial fishing vessel designed to operate fishing trawls. TrawlingTrawling is a method of fishing that involves actively pulling a trawl through the water behind one or more trawlers. Trawls are fishing nets that are …   Wikipedia

  • Naval trawler — Armed trawler HNoMS Honningsvåg off Iceland. A naval trawler is a vessel built along the lines of a fishing trawler but fitted out for naval purposes. Naval trawlers were widely used during the First and Second world wars. Fishing trawlers were… …   Wikipedia

  • Cod Wars — Not to be confused with the Cold War. The Cod Wars, also called the Icelandic Cod Wars (Icelandic: Þorskastríðin, the cod war , or Landhelgisstríðin, the war for the territorial waters [1]), were a series of confrontations in the 1950s and 1970s… …   Wikipedia

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