Mersea Island Museum - Blackwater Ships


Ship:      Floating dock
Arrived:cFeb 1946
Departed:After Feb 1946
Career:Floating dock laid up in the River Blackwater after the war and ended up on the beach near Decoy Point. A newspaper cutting dated 15 Feb 1946 is titled "Floating Dock Blows in". "This Floating Dock was blown ashore on East Mersea Point in the recent gales.
Type:Floating dock
ID510000099

This Floating Dock was blown ashore on Decoy Point in the recent gales. Newspaper cutting dated Feb 15, 1946. Date: 15 February 1946.

Above:  This Floating Dock was blown ashore on Decoy Point in the recent gales. Newspaper cutting dated Feb 15, 1946. Date: 15 February 1946.
Source: Mersea Museum


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