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THE BOAT - F/V Northwestern
Northwestern was built in 1977 at Marco Shipyards in Seattle, WA. She was originally 108 feet in length overall. The vessel was built specifically for the King and Tanner crab fisheries of Alaska’s Bering Sea. In 1981 there was a collapse of the King crab fishery so the boat stayed busy fishing Tanner crab. In …