Images for Category Ship and boat building, sailmaking

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1. ID BF69_001_029_001 Barge RUNIC being converted at Aldous Successors, Brightlingsea. Official No. 118460, built Krimpen 1904, owned by E.J. & W. Goldsmith.
Photograph from an...

1. Barge RUNIC being converted at Aldous Successors, Brightlingsea. Official No. 118460, built Krimpen 1904, owned by E.J. & W. Goldsmith.
Photograph from an...
Date: c1932
Image ID BF69_001_029_001


2. ID BF72_001_012_001 Rowhedge Ironworks shipyard employees.

2. Rowhedge Ironworks shipyard employees.
From: Rowhedge --- photos and documents
Image ID BF72_001_012_001


3. ID BF72_001_014_001 Rowhedge Ironworks Ship No. 674. Motor tug JOHN HAWKINS 1946.
64ft x 16ft x 8ft 7in. 1 x 275bhp Polar diesel.
For John Hawkins Ltd.
Men on deck,...

3. Rowhedge Ironworks Ship No. 674. Motor tug JOHN HAWKINS 1946.
64ft x 16ft x 8ft 7in. 1 x 275bhp Polar diesel.
For John Hawkins Ltd.
Men on deck,...
From: Rowhedge --- photos and documents
Date: c1946
Image ID BF72_001_014_001


4. 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...

4. 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


5. ID BF72_001_029_001 Rowhedge - 3 unknown men standing by Walton on Naze Volunteer Lifeboat. She is rigged for sailing and has no engine.

5. Rowhedge - 3 unknown men standing by Walton on Naze Volunteer Lifeboat. She is rigged for sailing and has no engine.
From: Rowhedge --- photos and documents
Image ID BF72_001_029_001


6. ID BF72_001_030_001 The Upper Yard of the Rowhedge Ironworks Company shipyard in 1932. From left - small plate shop; fitting out quay; offices in background; sawmill with joiners...

6. The Upper Yard of the Rowhedge Ironworks Company shipyard in 1932. From left - small plate shop; fitting out quay; offices in background; sawmill with joiners...
From: Rowhedge --- photos and documents
Date: 1932
Image ID BF72_001_030_001


7. 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...

7. 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


8. ID BOXB1_018_002 Wivenhoe shipyard notebook c1897. Page 1.
How to get the 8 square of a Spar...
Caulking Scale New & Old. 130ft run a day's work...

8. Wivenhoe shipyard notebook c1897. Page 1.
How to get the 8 square of a Spar...
Caulking Scale New & Old. 130ft run a day's work...
Date: c1897
Image ID BOXB1_018_002


9. ID BOXB1_018_004 Wivenhoe shipyard notebook c1897. Pages 2-3.
29 November 1897 Flood at Rowhedge and surrounding places.
28 November 1901 Flood again at Rowhedge and...

9. Wivenhoe shipyard notebook c1897. Pages 2-3.
29 November 1897 Flood at Rowhedge and surrounding places.
28 November 1901 Flood again at Rowhedge and...
Date: 29 November 1897
Image ID BOXB1_018_004


10. ID BOXB3_249_001_001 Tollesbury smack BERTHA on Wyatts slip 1962. Built by Aldous at Brightlingsea in 1888, sailed by the Redgewell family continued fishing for over 60 yrs. In...

10. Tollesbury smack BERTHA on Wyatts slip 1962. Built by Aldous at Brightlingsea in 1888, sailed by the Redgewell family continued fishing for over 60 yrs. In...
From: Gaff Rig / Smacks
Date: 1962
Image ID BOXB3_249_001_001


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

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


12. ID BOXD_012_001_001 The staff of Gowen & Company sail loft at West Mersea, about 1920. L to R Charlie Woods, A.A. Gowen, Kenneth A.L. Gowen, Miss Gertie French (Mrs Stanley...

12. The staff of Gowen & Company sail loft at West Mersea, about 1920. L to R Charlie Woods, A.A. Gowen, Kenneth A.L. Gowen, Miss Gertie French (Mrs Stanley...
Date: c1920
Image ID BOXD_012_001_001


13. ID BOXL_035_001_002 The death of a shipyard.
A tiny craft left the slipway at Wivenhoe on Tuesday. It marked the death of a shipyard.
It was a small Admiralty suppy...

13. The death of a shipyard.
A tiny craft left the slipway at Wivenhoe on Tuesday. It marked the death of a shipyard.
It was a small Admiralty suppy...
Date: 20 January 1961
Image ID BOXL_035_001_002


14. ID BOXL_041_001_001 LAUNCHING DAY was always a great occasion. HMS ICKWORTH goes down the ways in 1954. From Essex County Standard 3 July 1964.
But, the caption is in error...

14. LAUNCHING DAY was always a great occasion. HMS ICKWORTH goes down the ways in 1954. From Essex County Standard 3 July 1964.
But, the caption is in error...
Date: 1954
Image ID BOXL_041_001_001


15. ID CG12_207 Drake Bros., Yacht and Boat Builders, Woodrolfe, Tollesbury, nr. Witham, Essex. Shipyard. An advertising postcard - used in Waterside Memories by Frank Drake.

15. Drake Bros., Yacht and Boat Builders, Woodrolfe, Tollesbury, nr. Witham, Essex. Shipyard. An advertising postcard - used in Waterside Memories by Frank Drake.
Image ID CG12_207


16. ID CG12_213 Tollesbury boatyard. Motor yacht ALDIC behind the row of sailing yachts.
Another copy ...

16. Tollesbury boatyard. Motor yacht ALDIC behind the row of sailing yachts.
Another copy ...
Image ID CG12_213


17. ID CG12_215 Tollesbury Shipyard. Postcard.
Woodrolfe Creek looking towards the Hard on a high tide. ALDIC on slipway. SALLY. CK369 EMMA on right ?

17. Tollesbury Shipyard. Postcard.
Woodrolfe Creek looking towards the Hard on a high tide. ALDIC on slipway. SALLY. CK369 EMMA on right ?
Image ID CG12_215


18. ID CG12_217 Woodrolfe, Tollesbury Shipyard. Postcard.

18. Woodrolfe, Tollesbury Shipyard. Postcard.
Image ID CG12_217


19. ID CG5_040 Tollesbury shipyard.

19. Tollesbury shipyard.
Image ID CG5_040


20. ID DEP_GOW_003 Gowens at West Mersea in the early or mid 1960s. 
Back row Harold Field, Claude Green, John Benns, Beat Green, Colin Anstey, John Wareing, Vic Pullen,...

20. Gowens at West Mersea in the early or mid 1960s.
Back row Harold Field, Claude Green, John Benns, Beat Green, Colin Anstey, John Wareing, Vic Pullen,...
Date: c1963
Image ID DEP_GOW_003


21. ID DEP_GOW_007 Gowens sailmakers. L-R Colin Anstey, Daphne Hewes (on floor). Claude Green (behind Daphne), Stanley French, John Wareing, George Freer (on floor), Ernie Ponder,...

21. Gowens sailmakers. L-R Colin Anstey, Daphne Hewes (on floor). Claude Green (behind Daphne), Stanley French, John Wareing, George Freer (on floor), Ernie Ponder,...
Date: c1960
Image ID DEP_GOW_007


22. ID DEP_GOW_019 Gowens sailmakers. Ernie Ponder. The calendar in the background is for August 1937.

22. Gowens sailmakers. Ernie Ponder. The calendar in the background is for August 1937.
Date: 28 August 1937
Image ID DEP_GOW_019


23. ID DEP_GOW_021 Gowen & Co., Mersea. Jack Gurton, Ernie Ponder, Freddy French [Nancy Smith].

23. Gowen & Co., Mersea. Jack Gurton, Ernie Ponder, Freddy French [Nancy Smith].
Image ID DEP_GOW_021


24. ID LC1_THM_RIW_PIC13 Rowhedge Ironworks - Rowhedge Shipyard FC. Finae Salter(?) cup v Tollesbury Layer Rd 21 May 1945 result 5:2
Back row 6th from left Albert Cook.
Middle...

24. Rowhedge Ironworks - Rowhedge Shipyard FC. Finae Salter(?) cup v Tollesbury Layer Rd 21 May 1945 result 5:2
Back row 6th from left Albert Cook.
Middle...
Date: 21 May 1945
Image ID LC1_THM_RIW_PIC13


25. ID LC1_THM_RIW_PIC18 Tanker BEN HANN launched from Rowhedge Ironworks.
Yard No. 585 Official No. 167403.

25. Tanker BEN HANN launched from Rowhedge Ironworks.
Yard No. 585 Official No. 167403.
Date: 25 January 1940
Image ID LC1_THM_RIW_PIC18


26. ID LC1_THM_RIW_PIC26 Rowhedge Ironworks. Houston.

26. Rowhedge Ironworks. Houston.
Image ID LC1_THM_RIW_PIC26


27. ID LIL_AB1_067 Ben Clarke's yard in The Lane, c1960.

27. Ben Clarke's yard in The Lane, c1960.
Date: c1960
Image ID LIL_AB1_067


28. ID LIL_AB1_069 Ben Clarke's yard in The Lane.

28. Ben Clarke's yard in The Lane.
Date: c1960
Image ID LIL_AB1_069


29. ID MMC_P1005_008 Yachts on slipway at Clarke & Carter's yard.

29. Yachts on slipway at Clarke & Carter's yard.
Image ID MMC_P1005_008


30. ID MMC_P655 Gowens Sailmakers in wartime. 
Back L-R 1. Ken Gowen, 2. Walter Stannard, 3. Freddie French, 4. Beat Green, 5. Harry Milgate, 6. Jim Mussett, 7. Bob South...

30. Gowens Sailmakers in wartime.
Back L-R 1. Ken Gowen, 2. Walter Stannard, 3. Freddie French, 4. Beat Green, 5. Harry Milgate, 6. Jim Mussett, 7. Bob South...
Date: c1943
Image ID MMC_P655


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