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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 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...

14. 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


15. 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...

15. 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


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

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


17. 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...

17. 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


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

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


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

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


20. ID BOXQ_002_001_001 Cruise liner VOLTAIRE laid up in River Blackwater off Bradwell. She was in the river from 1929 to 7 May 1932.

20. Cruise liner VOLTAIRE laid up in River Blackwater off Bradwell. She was in the river from 1929 to 7 May 1932.
From: East Coast Camera
Date: 1931
Image ID BOXQ_002_001_001


21. ID BOXQ_002_001_002 IMPERIAL PRINCE laid up in River Blackwater. She was in the river from 1930 to 7 June 1935.

21. IMPERIAL PRINCE laid up in River Blackwater. She was in the river from 1930 to 7 June 1935.
From: East Coast Camera
Date: c1931
Image ID BOXQ_002_001_002


22. ID PBIB_SHP_001 S.S. CANONESA Off Pier, Tollesbury. July 1928 [written on back of photograph]. 8,286 tons gross, completed by Workman Clark, Belfast, 1920 and owned by Houlder...

22. S.S. CANONESA Off Pier, Tollesbury. July 1928 [written on back of photograph]. 8,286 tons gross, completed by Workman Clark, Belfast, 1920 and owned by Houlder...
Date: July 1928
Image ID PBIB_SHP_001


23. ID SHP_SAN_746 CAPE AVANTI DUE laid up in River Blackwater.

23. CAPE AVANTI DUE laid up in River Blackwater.
Date: 5 September 1982
Image ID SHP_SAN_746


24. ID SHP_SAN_748 CAPE AVANTI DUE laid up in River Blackwater.

24. CAPE AVANTI DUE laid up in River Blackwater.
Date: 5 September 1982
Image ID SHP_SAN_748


25. ID AA000430 CAPTAIN JOHN 9,163 g.t. built 1960 in Japan.
Owner: Astro Carisma Armadora S.A., Panama.
ex: Captain George, Igaharu Maru-74.
Seen laid up in the River...

25. CAPTAIN JOHN 9,163 g.t. built 1960 in Japan. Owner: Astro Carisma Armadora S.A., Panama. ex: Captain George, Igaharu Maru-74. Seen laid up in the River...
Date: 9 September 1984
Image ID AA000430


26. ID SHP_SAN_640 CAPTAIN JOHN laid up in the River Blackwater. Built 1960. Ex: CAPTAIN GEORGE, IGAHARU MARU-74. Broken up Kaohsiung 12 Feb 1986.
Comment by Ranjith La...

26. CAPTAIN JOHN laid up in the River Blackwater. Built 1960. Ex: CAPTAIN GEORGE, IGAHARU MARU-74. Broken up Kaohsiung 12 Feb 1986.

Comment by Ranjith La...
Date: 26 August 1984
Image ID SHP_SAN_640


27. ID SHP_SAN_642 CAPTAIN JOHN laid up in the River Blackwater

27. CAPTAIN JOHN laid up in the River Blackwater
Date: 25 August 1985
Image ID SHP_SAN_642


28. ID SHP_SAN_750 CAPTAIN JOHN laid up in River Blackwater

28. CAPTAIN JOHN laid up in River Blackwater
Date: 26 August 1984
Image ID SHP_SAN_750


29. ID CG14_023 Off Tollesbury. Postcard 126374 not mailed.
The vessel on the left is HIGHLAND ROVER - one of a class of 10 built for Nelson Line 1910-11. They were...

29. Off Tollesbury. Postcard 126374 not mailed.
The vessel on the left is HIGHLAND ROVER - one of a class of 10 built for Nelson Line 1910-11. They were...
Date: Before 20 October 1932
Image ID CG14_023


30. ID CGT_001 MV PURBECK on the hard at Brightlingsea. She had worked for A.J. Brush in the ballast trade.

30. MV PURBECK on the hard at Brightlingsea. She had worked for A.J. Brush in the ballast trade.
Date: 1967
Image ID CGT_001


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