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1. ID BF03_002_003_002 Revival of straw trade. Stackies being towed down Colchester River in 'convoy', bound for the Kent paper mills. The left hand barge is BRITISH EMPIRE registered...

1. Revival of straw trade. Stackies being towed down Colchester River in 'convoy', bound for the Kent paper mills. The left hand barge is BRITISH EMPIRE registered...
Date: c1948
Image ID BF03_002_003_002


2. ID BF67_001_042_001 A latter-day stack barge, the VIOLET of Maldon, owned by Francis and Guilders of Colchester, towing down the Colne off Rowhedge in 1948. The hold and deck are...

2. A latter-day stack barge, the VIOLET of Maldon, owned by Francis and Guilders of Colchester, towing down the Colne off Rowhedge in 1948. The hold and deck are...
Date: 1948
Image ID BF67_001_042_001


3. 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...

3. 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


4. ID BOXB5_012_001 Sailing Barges. [DW] 
Barges weighing anchor in the Colne on a fine summer's morning as
others sail out of the river, bound for the Spitway, a narrow,...

4. Sailing Barges. [DW]
Barges weighing anchor in the Colne on a fine summer's morning as others sail out of the river, bound for the Spitway, a narrow,...
Image ID BOXB5_012_001


5. ID BOXB5_012_011 Barges at Colchester Hythe. [DW]
Douglas Went saw the Indian summer of the sailing barge and this photograph of Colchester Hythe in the 1930s shows nine...

5. Barges at Colchester Hythe. [DW]
Douglas Went saw the Indian summer of the sailing barge and this photograph of Colchester Hythe in the 1930s shows nine...
Date: c1935
Image ID BOXB5_012_011


6. ID BOXB5_013_012 Schooner TAMESIS. The old steamer and sailing ship type of ornamental bow for many years before 1936 seen sailing on the River Colne. [DW].
The 140 ton...

6. Schooner TAMESIS. The old steamer and sailing ship type of ornamental bow for many years before 1936 seen sailing on the River Colne. [DW].
The 140 ton...
Date: 1933
Image ID BOXB5_013_012


7. 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...

7. 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


8. ID BOXB5_015_001 Two barges sailing into the Colne on the flood tide. One already brailing her sails in readiness to anchor to make the Hythe on the next flood. Two at anchor...

8. Two barges sailing into the Colne on the flood tide. One already brailing her sails in readiness to anchor to make the Hythe on the next flood. Two at anchor...
Image ID BOXB5_015_001


9. ID BOXB5_015_017 The year the creek froze from Brightlingsea to Wivenhoe. [DW]
The frozen River Colne at Wivenhoe, February 1929. The tidal east-coast rivers will freeze...

9. The year the creek froze from Brightlingsea to Wivenhoe. [DW]
The frozen River Colne at Wivenhoe, February 1929. The tidal east-coast rivers will freeze...
Date: February 1929
Image ID BOXB5_015_017


10. ID BOXB5_017_025 CLAUDE [DW]
Opening day in the Colne Fishery, about 1930. The fishery Company smack CLAUDE leads four others past the Company motor paddle dredger PYEFLEET...

10. CLAUDE [DW]
Opening day in the Colne Fishery, about 1930. The fishery Company smack CLAUDE leads four others past the Company motor paddle dredger PYEFLEET...
Image ID BOXB5_017_025


11. ID BOXB5_017_029 Dredging up oysters in the River Colne. [DW]
The Colne Fishery Company smack NATIVE hauls alongside an oyster skiff to dump thousands of slipper limpets...

11. Dredging up oysters in the River Colne. [DW]
The Colne Fishery Company smack NATIVE hauls alongside an oyster skiff to dump thousands of slipper limpets...
Date: 1936
Image ID BOXB5_017_029


12. ID BOXB5_017_034 Colne river police boats PRINCE OF WALES and ALEXANDRA stand upriver over the oyster beds they guarded. The Colne River Police were established in 1890 to take...

12. Colne river police boats PRINCE OF WALES and ALEXANDRA stand upriver over the oyster beds they guarded. The Colne River Police were established in 1890 to take...
Image ID BOXB5_017_034


13. ID BOXL_026_002_005 Rowhedge Regatta c1905. Rowing Race. Smacks & E.Wade's bumkin.
Postcard Smiths 952P.

13. Rowhedge Regatta c1905. Rowing Race. Smacks & E.Wade's bumkin.
Postcard Smiths 952P.
Date: c1905
Image ID BOXL_026_002_005


14. ID DBO_202 Barge on the River Colne near Colchester.
Not identified, but Ron Green writes:
One of Paul's by the X in the topsail. 
It's one of their 'Rivers'...

14. Barge on the River Colne near Colchester.
Not identified, but Ron Green writes:
One of Paul's by the X in the topsail. It's one of their 'Rivers'...
Date: Before 1939
Image ID DBO_202


15. ID SHP_STC_598 HOOP passing Rowhedge after sailing from Colchester.
Built 1957 460 grt. Ex HOOPRIDE. IMO No. 5226738.

15. HOOP passing Rowhedge after sailing from Colchester.
Built 1957 460 grt. Ex HOOPRIDE. IMO No. 5226738.
Date: 1985
Image ID SHP_STC_598


16. ID KMD_BK1_141 Clarke & Carter 1953 Diary - loose papers. 
To the owners of the HAJNOWKA.
At the request of Mr R. Garriock owner of the fishing boat BOY RICHARD...

16. Clarke & Carter 1953 Diary - loose papers.
To the owners of the HAJNOWKA.
At the request of Mr R. Garriock owner of the fishing boat BOY RICHARD...
Date: 6 September 1973
Image ID KMD_BK1_141


17. ID LH1_027 Coaster in the Colne

17. Coaster in the Colne
Image ID LH1_027


18. ID LH23_278 Sailing barge and the Dutch coaster PAVO at anchor in the River Colne. The PAVO was a regular visitor to Colchester, operating between Delfzijl and Colchester's...

18. Sailing barge and the Dutch coaster PAVO at anchor in the River Colne. The PAVO was a regular visitor to Colchester, operating between Delfzijl and Colchester's...
Image ID LH23_278


19. ID MM2013_MEA_025 River Colne, East Mersea. Postcard 146881 from Bell's Photo Co. Ltd, Westcliff on Sea.

19. River Colne, East Mersea. Postcard 146881 from Bell's Photo Co. Ltd, Westcliff on Sea.
Date: 1930s
Image ID MM2013_MEA_025


20. ID PJH_WRM_328 A walk round Mersea Island. WW2 remains. Pillbox on East Mersea Stone, looking across the Colne to Brightlingsea.
Essex SMR / EHER 10035.

20. A walk round Mersea Island. WW2 remains. Pillbox on East Mersea Stone, looking across the Colne to Brightlingsea.
Essex SMR / EHER 10035.
Date: 16 March 2012
Image ID PJH_WRM_328


21. ID PJH_WRM_330 A walk round Mersea Island. WW2 remains. Pillbox on East Mersea Stone, looking across to Colne Point.
Essex SMR / EHER 10035.

21. A walk round Mersea Island. WW2 remains. Pillbox on East Mersea Stone, looking across to Colne Point.
Essex SMR / EHER 10035.
Date: 16 March 2012
Image ID PJH_WRM_330


22. ID PMS_PCD_007 The Marshes between Mersea Golf Course and the Colne Estuary.
View looking towards the ferry and River Colne. The prominent hut is for the ferry. There is...

22. The Marshes between Mersea Golf Course and the Colne Estuary. View looking towards the ferry and River Colne. The prominent hut is for the ferry. There is...
Date: Before 1941
Image ID PMS_PCD_007


23. ID RG04_009 Sand barges loading at Alresford Creek. Note the long train crossing the bridge in the background. From a small battered photograph.

23. Sand barges loading at Alresford Creek. Note the long train crossing the bridge in the background. From a small battered photograph.
Image ID RG04_009


24. ID RWS_117 Rowbotham's tanker RUDDERMAN passing Wivenhoe. These small tankers would bring about 200 tons of petrol up to Colchester Hythe, would discharge, turn, and be...

24. Rowbotham's tanker RUDDERMAN passing Wivenhoe. These small tankers would bring about 200 tons of petrol up to Colchester Hythe, would discharge, turn, and be...
Date: 15 March 1952
Image ID RWS_117


25. ID RWS_121 Dutch coaster REGGEBORG owned by Wagenborg. 
Location not known, but probably in the River Colne bound for Colchester Hythe - she was a regular...

25. Dutch coaster REGGEBORG owned by Wagenborg. Location not known, but probably in the River Colne bound for Colchester Hythe - she was a regular...
Image ID RWS_121


26. ID RWS_123 Rowbotham's tanker STEERSMAN passing Wivenhoe having discharged at Colchester Hythe.
She was built in Holland 1936 Official No. 164687, 338 tons, and...

26. Rowbotham's tanker STEERSMAN passing Wivenhoe having discharged at Colchester Hythe.
She was built in Holland 1936 Official No. 164687, 338 tons, and...
Date: 15 March 1952
Image ID RWS_123


27. ID RWS_147 MV WATERSMEET passing Rowhedge.
Built Genoa 1947, 310 tons, formerly managed by W.D. Tamblyn & Co., Plymouth and owned by Martins Coastal Steamships Ltd....

27. MV WATERSMEET passing Rowhedge.
Built Genoa 1947, 310 tons, formerly managed by W.D. Tamblyn & Co., Plymouth and owned by Martins Coastal Steamships Ltd....
Date: 11 March 1952
Image ID RWS_147


28. ID RWS_151 STEVONIA in the Colne bound for Colchester. She was owned by Capt. J.W. Wharton, Keadby.
Built 1948 Official No. 181203, 384 tons. Broken up...

28. STEVONIA in the Colne bound for Colchester. She was owned by Capt. J.W. Wharton, Keadby.
Built 1948 Official No. 181203, 384 tons. Broken up...
Date: 18 January 1953
Image ID RWS_151


29. ID SBB_3137 The eastern end of Mersea Island looking towards the River Coln, Brightlingsea and Point Clear.
Part of a collection of aerial views of Mersea taken by...

29. The eastern end of Mersea Island looking towards the River Coln, Brightlingsea and Point Clear.
Part of a collection of aerial views of Mersea taken by...
Date: 27 April 2014
Image ID SBB_3137


30. ID SBB_3139 East Mersea stone in the centre with Point Clear beyond and Brightlingsea on the left.
Part of a collection of aerial views of Mersea taken by Stacey...

30. East Mersea stone in the centre with Point Clear beyond and Brightlingsea on the left.
Part of a collection of aerial views of Mersea taken by Stacey...
Date: 27 April 2014
Image ID SBB_3139


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