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 SS NORFOLK at Pier, Harwich

Postcard 1356 sent to Messrs Harnack & Bown, 225 Romford Road, Forest Gate, Essex E7

Had a great time this morning. Crossed over here by the NORFOLK visited Parkeston Quay looked over the THORSTEN, ARCHANGEL & ST GEORGE. Weather rotten. Gus.



NORFOLK was built 1900 by Gourlay Bros, Dundee. Owner Great Eastern Railway Company ON 109880 295 tons ...
Cat1 Ships and Boats-->Merchant -->Power Cat2 Places-->Harwich

SS NORFOLK at Pier, Harwich
Postcard 1356 sent to Messrs Harnack & Bown, 225 Romford Road, Forest Gate, Essex E7
"Had a great time this morning. Crossed over here by the NORFOLK visited Parkeston Quay looked over the THORSTEN, ARCHANGEL & ST GEORGE. Weather rotten. Gus.

NORFOLK was built 1900 by Gourlay Bros, Dundee. Owner Great Eastern Railway Company ON 109880 295 tons gross. She was broken up in 1935.
Paddle steamers like the NORFOLK ran excursions to Ipswich and to Felixstowe and were popular.


Date: 25 September 1920      

Photo: Mersea Museum - Fid Harnack Collection
Image ID FID_032_025
Category 1 Ships and Boats-->Merchant -->Power
Category 2 Places-->Harwich


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This image is part of the Mersea Museum Collection.