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 The back of the photograph says:

A fine old retired Barge Skipper Eves of Wivenhoe.

Truthful Bob - the biggest bloody liar in Essex.

He is chatting to Guy Downing on board the motor smack CHRISTINE at Wivenhoe Quay.

Used in The Sailor's Coast, page 28 - see there for a full caption.

Douglas Went photograph. 
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The back of the photograph says:
"A fine old retired Barge Skipper Eves of Wivenhoe.
"Truthful Bob - the biggest bloody liar in Essex.
He is chatting to Guy Downing on board the motor smack CHRISTINE at Wivenhoe Quay.
Used in The Sailor's Coast, page 28 - see there for a full caption.
Douglas Went photograph.
From: Wivenhoe shipyards photos and documents
Date: 1947      


Photo: John Leather Collection - Douglas Went
Image ID BF73_001_043_001


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This image is part of the Mersea Museum Collection.