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 1960s sold to become yacht. Photograph taken during conversion.

CK335 1962 owner William Herbert Bishop. 1966 owner Ronald Bishop. May 1967 to Maldon. [Colchester Fishing Vessels] 
Cat1 [Not Set] Cat2 Smacks and Bawleys Cat3 Mersea

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 1960s sold to become yacht. Photograph taken during conversion.
CK335 1962 owner William Herbert Bishop. 1966 owner Ronald Bishop. May 1967 to Maldon. [Colchester Fishing Vessels]
From: Gaff Rig / Smacks
Date: 1962      


Photo: John Leather Collection
Image ID BOXB3_249_001_002
Category 2 Smacks and Bawleys
Category 3 Mersea


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This image is part of the Mersea Museum Collection.