1. L to R GLORIANA, STARTLED FAWN, ALICE WATTS, ANTELOPE, HESPER in the Type. This picture is in The Big Barges P133, titled "Colchester gasworks colliers on the...
From: LOCAL PHOTOS, POSTCARDS ETC --- CARE!
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2. LUCY RICHMOND of Maldon. Built Ipswich 1875, Official No. 68313.
From: LOCAL PHOTOS, POSTCARDS
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3. ELIZAH ketch
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4. Water mill Walton on Naze
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5. The last commercial square rigger to discharge at Ipswich with the spritsail barges MAY and KIMBERLEY. Photo Arthur Bennett.
The square rigged ship is the...
From: LOCAL PHOTOS, POSTCARDS
Date: July 1939
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6. Auxiliary screw yacht SOUTHERN CROSS --- Forrestt & Co., Ltd. Catalogue 1905 Page 12.
Wooden 3 masted mission yacht for the Bishop of Melanesia. 291 grt....
From: Wivenhoe shipyards photos and documents
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7. The famous barque CAP PILAR photographed when she was up in Aldous's Yard at Brightlingsea in 1939. This once-lovely ship now lies a wreck up at Wivenhoe...
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8. "A Survivor". Painting by Fid Harnack, on display in Mersea Museum.
BEATRICE - SVITHIOD - ROUTENBURN.
Watercolour by Fid Harnack, RSMA.
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9. HERZOGIN CECILIE. 1902
Built in Germany and used partly for training purposes, this four-masted barque passed later to Finnish owners. Under the latter...
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10. On board ALASTOR ?
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11. Barque ALASTOR - either in Millwall Dock, London, or Birkenhead.
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12. Barque ALASTOR - either in Millwall Dock London or Birkenhead. Probably 1930s.
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13. Barque ALASTOR - either in Millwall Dock London or Birkenhead. Probably 1930s.
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14. Vessel unidentified. Photographer Geoffrey Robertshaw sailed on the OLIVEBANK and others.
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15. Barque ESSEX, Blackwaller, Gravesend. Swimmie barge alongside.
Believe this ESSEX was built 1862 as full rigged ship for Money Wigram, Official No. 45025. Sold...
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16. Barque in the River Blackwater. Thought to be GARTHPOOL ex JUTEOPOLIS which was laid up 1922-24 and is reported in Tollesbury book "Waterside Memories" to have...
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17. Barque in the River Blackwater. Thought to be GARTHPOOL ex JUTEOPOLIS which was laid up 1922-24 and is reported in "Waterside Memories" to have been laid up in...
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18. Barque in the River Blackwater. Thought to be GARTHPOOL ex JUTEOPOLIS which was laid up 1922-24 and is reported in "Waterside Memories" to have been laid up in...
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19. THE BOUNTY ex ALASTOR at Ramsgate. She was towed to Ramsgate in 1946 and left March 1951. Postcard 1044.
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20. There are two concrete boats in this picture. On the left is CRETACRE, built Hamworthy in 1918 and owned in Mersea 1933-38. In the centre is MOLLIETTE - a well...
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22. Visit of barque ALASTOR to River Blackwater c1935. Article from The Maldonian - school magazine. Author Bibby. Page 1 of 2
Date: April 1936
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23. Visit of barque ALASTOR to River Blackwater c1935. Article from The Maldonian - school magazine. Author Bibby. Page 2 of 2
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24. Loss of GARTHPOOL Official No. 99207 at Boavista, Cape Verde Isles, 11 November 1929. She had been laid up in the River Blackwater c1924.
Date: c11 November 1929
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25. GARTHPOOL, Official No. 99207, built 1891. Location unknown. Wrecked Cape Verde Islands 1929 on voyage UK to Australia.
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26. Thought to be the schooner WESTWARD / BADGER when she was in the River Blackwater. She was at Harwich as HMS BADGER during WW2 and was moored off Bradwell...
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27. Barque ALASTOR laid up in the river Blackwater.
Built 1875, official No. 69930. Broken up Grays, 1952.
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28. Old Bob South, Ed Wyatt, ?, ? on board the barque ALASTOR - laid up in the River Blackwater. Date uncertain.
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29. Stackie barge WILLIAM AND ARTHUR and the Danish HECLA in Heybridge Basin. In the lock is the Danish NATHALIA. The HECLA has 222 tons of deals and the NATHALIA...
Date: 7 September 1911
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30. Brigantine and barges at Heybridge Basin.
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