1. 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
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2. From Lower Thames file. Unidentified barge passing Benfleet.
Ron Green has a similar postcard and writes "it is an ex Smeed Dean barge, probably BUCKLAND....
Image ID BOXL_029_003_002
3. Stackie barge negotiating London Bridge with bridge sails.
Used in Down Tops'l page 14, which does not give the source of the photograph.
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4. Barque ESSEX, Blackwaller, Gravesend. Swimmie barge alongside.
Believe this ESSEX was built 1862 as full rigged ship for Money Wigram, Official No. 45025. Sold...
Image ID HBC_007_004
5. Gravesend Sunset from aboard the smack HYACINTH - owned by Molly Kennell for many years.
From slides produced for Molly Kennell's 90th Birthday 1 July 2011.
Image ID MOL_B90_000
6. Tilbury Ferry ROSE II in the final year of steam ferry operation. ROSE was one of three passenger ferries. She was built 1901 by A.W. Robertson, Canning Town....
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7. GLITRA passing Gravesend. 992 tons gross, build 1952, Owned by The South Georgia Co., Ltd. (Christian Salvesen). Official No. 184038. The Pilot boat SEA OTTER...
Image ID REA_AB4_029
8. The spritsail barge ISABEL of about 120 tons with a stack of hay and her gear lowered to pass under the London bridges. Built in Conyer Keny in...
Image ID RG03_122
9. Tower Bridge. Stackie barge.
Image ID RG08_035
10. Sailing barge - raising the gear.
Image ID RG08_087
11. The '51 Bar, South Bank Exhibition, Festival of Britain 1951. Sailing barge SARA.
Image ID RG08_127
12. Teddington - the first locks on the River Thames. Looking down river with the locks on the right. Two barges in the stream - SWIFT on the left and SCOTSMAN on...
Date: Before August 1911
Image ID RG08_161
13. Stackie barge sailing up Thames past Tower of London. From a magic lantern slide.
Image ID RG22_051
14. New Zealand Shipping Company RANGITATA.
From Rick Hogben - Thames and Ships.
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