Category Archives: Lost Fishing Vessels

Fisherman laments sunken vessel, starts anew with Lucky Lady

This was published in the Kodiak Daily Mirror today.  It’s another fine example of the spooky mysteries out at sea… It’s not one of the Deadliest Catch fishing vessels or crew, but it is someone who lost his boat to the sea … Continue reading

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The Ocean Challenger

From Oct. 18, 2006  Alaska Fishing Boat Ocean Challenger Sinks, 1 Survivor found, 2 Dead and 1 still missing The 58-foot commercial fishing Ocean Challenger capsized Wednesday in the stormy Pacific Ocean, 90 miles south of Sand Point, Alaska. Four … Continue reading

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Two Tragedies From Season 1 (Jan 05)

 from 2005 detailing the two tragedies that occurred at the beginning of opilio season in Deadliest Catch 1.  The photo is of Gary Edwards, captain of  the Big Valley.   Disaster hits crab fishery TWO INCIDENTS: Kodiak vessel is believed … Continue reading

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