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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.
Photo: Ron Green Collection
Image ID RG040003
Category 2 Blackwater
Category 3 Places-->Bradwell
This image is part of the Mersea Island Museum Collection.