Images for Category Ships and Boats

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1. ID AA000850 Looking towards the Tollesbury shore. Ships laid up in the River Blackwater in the icy winter of 1963. The boats from Mersea were unable to get out to the ships...

1. Looking towards the Tollesbury shore. Ships laid up in the River Blackwater in the icy winter of 1963. The boats from Mersea were unable to get out to the ships...
Date: 1 February 1963
Image ID AA000850


2. ID DW01_001 ALIAKMON RIVER in the River Blackwater.

2. ALIAKMON RIVER in the River Blackwater.
Image ID DW01_001


3. ID IA000360 ALIAKMON RIVER laid up in the River Blackwater.

3. ALIAKMON RIVER laid up in the River Blackwater.
Date: 16 October 1982
Image ID IA000360


4. ID SHP_SAN_740 ALIAKMON RIVER laid up in the River Blackwater.

4. ALIAKMON RIVER laid up in the River Blackwater.
Date: 5 September 1982
Image ID SHP_SAN_740


5. ID SHP_SAN_742 ALIAKMON RIVER laid up in the River Blackwater.

5. ALIAKMON RIVER laid up in the River Blackwater.
Date: 5 September 1982
Image ID SHP_SAN_742


6. ID IA000570 The experimental gas turbine powered Shell tanker AURIS laid up, believed to be in the River Blackwater. Photo from ...

6. The experimental gas turbine powered Shell tanker AURIS laid up, believed to be in the River Blackwater. Photo from ...
Date: c1961
Image ID IA000570


7. ID IA000650 Barque in the River Blackwater. Thought to be GARTHPOOL ex JUTEOPOLIS which was laid up 1922-24 and is reported in Tollesbury book Waterside Memories to have...

7. Barque in the River Blackwater. Thought to be GARTHPOOL ex JUTEOPOLIS which was laid up 1922-24 and is reported in Tollesbury book "Waterside Memories" to have...
Date: 1924
Image ID IA000650


8. ID IA000660 Barque in the River Blackwater. Thought to be GARTHPOOL ex JUTEOPOLIS which was laid up 1922-24 and is reported in Waterside Memories to have been laid up in...

8. Barque in the River Blackwater. Thought to be GARTHPOOL ex JUTEOPOLIS which was laid up 1922-24 and is reported in "Waterside Memories" to have been laid up in...
Date: 1924
Image ID IA000660


9. ID IA000670 Barque in the River Blackwater. Thought to be GARTHPOOL ex JUTEOPOLIS which was laid up 1922-24 and is reported in Waterside Memories to have been laid up in...

9. Barque in the River Blackwater. Thought to be GARTHPOOL ex JUTEOPOLIS which was laid up 1922-24 and is reported in "Waterside Memories" to have been laid up in...
Date: 1924
Image ID IA000670


10. ID IC090002 BASIL, probably while she was laid up in the River Blackwater c1962.
Photograph from A. Duncan, Gravesend.

10. BASIL, probably while she was laid up in the River Blackwater c1962.
Photograph from A. Duncan, Gravesend.
Date: c1962
Image ID IC090002


11. ID IA003650 Tanker BEDFORD laid up in the River Blackwater.

11. Tanker BEDFORD laid up in the River Blackwater.
Date: cJuly 1960
Image ID IA003650


12. ID IC090005 BEECH HILL, believed to be in the River Blackwater, with MALDEN HILL behind her bow and Bradwell power station being constructed behind her stern.

12. BEECH HILL, believed to be in the River Blackwater, with MALDEN HILL behind her bow and Bradwell power station being constructed behind her stern.
Date: cFebruary 1958
Image ID IC090005


13. ID BF03_001_121_001 The last commercial square rigger to discharge at Ipswich with the spritsail barges MAY and KIMBERLEY. Photo Arthur Bennett.
The square rigged ship is the...

13. The last commercial square rigger to discharge at Ipswich with the spritsail barges MAY and KIMBERLEY. Photo Arthur Bennett.
The square rigged ship is the...
From: LOCAL PHOTOS, POSTCARDS
Image ID BF03_001_121_001


14. ID BF69_011_010 Aldous Successors Limited, Brightlingsea. Twin Screw Survey Vessel PENELOPE for Nigerian Navy. Yard No. 931, launched 30 Sept 1958. Rivetted construction, she...

14. Aldous Successors Limited, Brightlingsea. Twin Screw Survey Vessel PENELOPE for Nigerian Navy. Yard No. 931, launched 30 Sept 1958. Rivetted construction, she...
Date: After 30 September 1958
Image ID BF69_011_010


15. ID BF72_001_023_002 Rowhedge Ironworks - launch of tanker BEN HENSHAW built for National Benzole Co. She survived until 1970 when she broke her back after running aground near...

15. Rowhedge Ironworks - launch of tanker BEN HENSHAW built for National Benzole Co. She survived until 1970 when she broke her back after running aground near...
From: Rowhedge --- photos and documents
Date: c1933
Image ID BF72_001_023_002


16. ID BF72_001_031_001 Rowhedge Ironworks Ship No. 326 wood passenger ferry BRIGHTLINGSEA 1925. Official No. 145406.
70ft x 16ft x 7ft 8in. 1 x 80 bhp Kromhout...

16. Rowhedge Ironworks Ship No. 326 wood passenger ferry BRIGHTLINGSEA 1925. Official No. 145406.
70ft x 16ft x 7ft 8in. 1 x 80 bhp Kromhout...
From: Rowhedge --- photos and documents
Date: 1925
Image ID BF72_001_031_001


17. ID BF72_001_035_001 The launch of steel ferry HOTSPUR IV at Rowhedge Ironworks, Ship No. 673, launch. Official No. 167903.
64ft x 19ft 2in x 6ft 3in. 2 x 76 bhp Gardner...

17. The launch of steel ferry HOTSPUR IV at Rowhedge Ironworks, Ship No. 673, launch. Official No. 167903.
64ft x 19ft 2in x 6ft 3in. 2 x 76 bhp Gardner...
From: Rowhedge --- photos and documents
Date: 1947
Image ID BF72_001_035_001


18. ID BF73_001_042_001 Everard's SINCERITY aground in the River Colne and causing a River Stoppage
Douglas Went photograph, used in The Sailor's Coast Page 29.
SINCERITY...

18. Everard's SINCERITY aground in the River Colne and causing a "River Stoppage"
Douglas Went photograph, used in The Sailor's Coast Page 29.
SINCERITY...
From: Wivenhoe shipyards photos and documents
Date: 12 December 1936
Image ID BF73_001_042_001


19. ID BF73_001_049_001 Minesweeper CALTON M1118 on trials. Built by Wivenhoe Shipyard, completed 12 November 1954.

19. Minesweeper CALTON M1118 on trials. Built by Wivenhoe Shipyard, completed 12 November 1954.
From: Wivenhoe shipyards photos and documents
Date: 1955
Image ID BF73_001_049_001


20. ID BF73_001_089_001 VULTURE completed in 1907 at Forrestt and Son, Wivenhoe Shipyard. Yard No. 568 steel tunnel screw steam launch for Crown Agents. Engine by Plenty & Son Ltd,...

20. VULTURE completed in 1907 at Forrestt and Son, Wivenhoe Shipyard. Yard No. 568 steel tunnel screw steam launch for Crown Agents. Engine by Plenty & Son Ltd,...
From: Wivenhoe shipyards photos and documents
Image ID BF73_001_089_001


21. ID BOXB3_150_001_001 Fishing boats lying on the Hard at Brightlingsea. Left is CK283 MASONIC or (less likely) CK383 MEHALAH.

21. Fishing boats lying on the Hard at Brightlingsea. Left is CK283 MASONIC or (less likely) CK383 MEHALAH.
Date: c1928
Image ID BOXB3_150_001_001


22. ID BOXB3_176_001_001_01 SILVERPINE in the River Blackwater. Part of a larger photograph.

22. SILVERPINE in the River Blackwater. Part of a larger photograph.
From: Gaff Rig / Smacks
Image ID BOXB3_176_001_001_01


23. ID BOXB3_310_001_001 Beach boats and barges on the Southend shore about 1913. This photograph was taken to the east of Southend Pier and the town's gasworks jetty is at the exteme...

23. Beach boats and barges on the Southend shore about 1913. This photograph was taken to the east of Southend Pier and the town's gasworks jetty is at the exteme...
From: Gaff Rig / Smacks
Date: c1913
Image ID BOXB3_310_001_001


24. ID BOXB5_014_012 J.17.
Afloat and ready to be warped alongside for completion. The stockpiles and the small barge quay of the Rowhedge Sand and Ballast Company are in the...

24. J.17.
Afloat and ready to be warped alongside for completion. The stockpiles and the small barge quay of the Rowhedge Sand and Ballast Company are in the...
Date: 1940
Image ID BOXB5_014_012


25. ID BOXB5_014_014 The 105ft wooden motor minesweeper J.315 proceeds down the river Colne after completion, flying the white ensign and commissioned to serve in sweeping magnetic,...

25. The 105ft wooden motor minesweeper J.315 proceeds down the river Colne after completion, flying the white ensign and commissioned to serve in sweeping magnetic,...
Image ID BOXB5_014_014


26. ID BOXB5_014_024 MMS 1012 [on back of photograph]
FY PT 1012 leaves the river Colne after completion and commissioning in 1943. The harbour party and an officer are...

26. MMS 1012 [on back of photograph]
FY PT 1012 leaves the river Colne after completion and commissioning in 1943. The harbour party and an officer are...
Date: c15 October 1943
Image ID BOXB5_014_024


27. ID BOXB6_001_001_012 LO406 ( THISTLE ?) moored off Gravesend in the 1930s. A gaggle of ship tugs lie in the background, with CHALLENGE nearest to the camera.
Used in Smacks...

27. LO406 ( THISTLE ?) moored off Gravesend in the 1930s. A gaggle of ship tugs lie in the background, with CHALLENGE nearest to the camera.
Used in "Smacks...
From: Smacks and Bawleys
Date: c1935
Image ID BOXB6_001_001_012


28. ID BOXB8_001_001_001 BALTRIGER was laid up in River Blackwater 24 October 1929 to about 21 September 1931. See BOXB8_001_001_002 for rear of photograph which contains a full...

28. BALTRIGER was laid up in River Blackwater 24 October 1929 to about 21 September 1931. See BOXB8_001_001_002 for rear of photograph which contains a full...
From: Misc notes and photos
Date: c1930
Image ID BOXB8_001_001_001


29. ID BOXB8_034_001_002 BOLTON ABBEY leaving Lowestoft. Built by Brooke Marine. IMO 5047742. Official No. 300398.

29. BOLTON ABBEY leaving Lowestoft. Built by Brooke Marine. IMO 5047742. Official No. 300398.
Date: cMay 1958
Image ID BOXB8_034_001_002


30. ID BOXB8_034_001_008 MELROSE ABBEY launched at Brooke Marine, Lowestoft. IMO 5231862. Official No. 300415.

30. MELROSE ABBEY launched at Brooke Marine, Lowestoft. IMO 5231862. Official No. 300415.
Date: 16 October 1958
Image ID BOXB8_034_001_008


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