Postcard of sailing barge BLACKWATER at Bradwell. Believed to be pre-1935.
The distant vessel is most likely to be CARNARVONSHIRE 9,406 grt built 1914, but could be CARDIGANSHIRE or CARMARTHENSHIRE which were sisters but sold in 1929 and converted to whale factory ships.

Postally unused. 
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Postcard of sailing barge BLACKWATER at Bradwell. Believed to be pre-1935. The distant vessel is most likely to be CARNARVONSHIRE 9,406 grt built 1914, but could be CARDIGANSHIRE or CARMARTHENSHIRE which were sisters but sold in 1929 and converted to whale factory ships.
Postally unused.
Date: Before 1935      


Photo: Ron Green Collection
Image ID RG040003
Category 2 Blackwater
Category 3 Places-->Bradwell

This image is part of the Mersea Island Museum Collection.