Trawling (Shooting/Hauling)

Please note that these lights below are exactly the same as the previous page, but with the addition of two all-round white lights indicating “shooting nets”.

In the example below, the assumption is that these extra two white lights are on the port side of the trawler.

52trawlingshootingbows
52trawlingshootingport
52trawlingshootingstern

Vessel engaged in trawling and making way through the water shooting the net, bow view.

Vessel engaged in trawling and making way through the water shooting the net, port view.

Vessel engaged in trawling and making way through the water shooting the net, stern view.

Memory Aids - spending time on a trawler for days on end would be bound to make you go a sickly GREEN sea-sick colour.  Hence - add a Green light to the normal powered vessel.

The two whites look like a double-barrelled gun as they are SHOOTING the nets.

Please note that these lights below are exactly the same as the previous page, but with the addition of the all-round white over red lights indicating “shooting nets”.

In the example below, the assumption is that these extra two white over red lights are on the port side of the trawler.

52trawlinghaulingbows
52trawlinghaulingport
52trawlinghaulingstern

Vessel engaged in trawling and making way through the water hauling the net, bow view.

Vessel engaged in trawling and making way through the water hauling the net, port view.

Vessel engaged in trawling and making way through the water hauling the net, stern view.

Memory Aids - spending time on a trawler for days on end would be bound to make you go a sickly GREEN sea-sick colour.  Hence - add a Green light to the normal powered vessel.

They have fired one barrel of the gun so its gone
RED, so now they HAUL the trawl up.

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