THE 'A' TEAM - Pearl Licence Numbers

Pearling license numbers of the pearl luggers operating in Torres Strait and Cape York fisheries.

A1 MILTON
A2 YANCY TAUM NONA (originally TRITON see A82)
A3 SARAH NONA
A4 TILONA NONA
A5 PETTA NONA
A6 NAIANGA
A7 ANNIE NONA (originally THORAN)
A8 MOSBY (renamed UGARI TANU NONA)
A9 MAY NONA
A11 S.S. DONA
A12 YAZA
A14 KELSIA
A17 MARIA
A18 MACOY
A19 REBECCA
A20 RELSIE TAIPO NONA (formerly named ADAI)
A22 CESSA
A23 RELSIE NONA (formerly named GONAH)
A25 SANIA
A26 ANNA STEPHEN
A30 HB
A31 MERCIA (renamed PENGUIN A60)
A33 TORENIA (renamed FLORENCE BUCHANAN in 1966)
A34 THISTLE
A35 VERA
A36 SEDNEY
A37 DAHLIA
A38 KESTRIL
A39 SORREL (became A58 in 1963).
A40 WILLOW
A41 CUCKOO
A42 PLACID
A43 WAITOA
A44 WAIKATO
A47 GALTON
A48 FLORIA
A49 GRAFTON
A50 JOHN LOUIS
A52 ENVY (renamed ISE PEARL)
A53 ERNEST JAMES
A54 HESPIA
A55 JENNIFER JILL
A56 JENNY
A57 KEBISU
A58 SORREL (see A39)
A59 WAITOA
A60 GOOSE (number re- issued to PENGUIN in 1967 season)
A61 PELICAN
A62 MARGARITA
A63 CANDIA
A64 CHARM
A65 NADINE (which is now RUBY CHARLOTTE)
A66 PANTON
A74 SENDRITA
A77 NAOMI
A78 MANAHIKI
A79 PAUA
A80 BRITON
A81 SONGTON (became A10 PETTA RALPH NONA in 1963)
A82 TRITON (see also A2)
A83 WINSTON
A85 PLEIADES Q
A87 PHYNEA
A88 HELENE
A89 NOBBY
A91 PAXIE
A92 CHIOMI (previously registered at Cairns as TALAPASA NONA)
A93 TAMAYO

A96  ALANA
A97 WHYALLA License number reissued to  WEST AUSSIE in 1961.
A98 ANNIKI
A99 ANTONIA
A100 A.R.I.

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