Close-quarters situation between fishing vessel Roseanne and dry cargo vessel Sven Dede

Location: 1.5 miles east of the Port of Tyne, England.

Completed PE Summary: Roseanne/Sven Dede

A short summary of the accident and action taken:

Vessel name   Roseanne
Registered Owner & Manager:   Mr P Casey
Port of registry:   North Shields
Flag:   UK
Type:   Fishing vessel
Construction:   Hull
Length overall:   9.98
Gross tonnage:   9.94
Date & Time   07/01/04 14:55
Location of incident:   Tyne Harbour area
Incident Type:   Hazardous Incident
Damage/ Pollution:   None
Vessel name   Sven Dede
Registered Owner & Manager:   Friedhelm Dede KG
Port of registry:   Hamburg
Flag:   Antigua & Barbuda
Type:   Dry cargo
Built:   1991
Length overall:   103.5
Gross tonnage:   3815.00
Date & Time   07/01/04 14:55


Near miss between FV Roseanne and Sven Dede 1.5 miles east of the port of Tyne.

Action taken

No recommendations were made as a consequence of this accident - however, an article highlighting the safety lessons to be learned from this accident will be included in a forthcoming Safety Digest.

Published 23 January 2015