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Fish landings fall at Buckie Harbour


By Alan Beresford

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FISH landings fell by over half last week at Buckie Harbour.

Catches were down on the previous total last week at Buckie Harbour. Picture: Daniel Forsyth
Catches were down on the previous total last week at Buckie Harbour. Picture: Daniel Forsyth

In all, 11 vessels landed their catches at the harbour, comprising 160 boxes of fish/prawns/squid and 213 bags of clams.

The compares to 378 boxes plus 34 bags of clams the previous week.

Bringing their catches to the quayside were: Illustrious; Our May; Girl Alison; Lily Oak VI; Flourish; Camm Alert; Ailsa; Boy Sam; Kestrel; Chloe Ella; Transcend.

A sole cargo vessel, the Bahamas-registered MV Icelandica Hav docked at Buckie Harbour last week, importing 1624.5 tonnes of malt from King's Lynn on October 8 at 12:50pm. She exported 2130.46 tonnes of cobblestones/pebbles to Rye on seven days at 8pm.


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