JOHN H. AMOS (1931)

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JOHN H. AMOS (1931)

Post by yorkieman » Thu Oct 27, 2011 10:00 pm

1931, 202grt
Bow, McLachlan & Co., Paisley (497) for Tees Conservancy Commissioners
The last commercial paddle tug for UK owners
Later named HERO before reverting to her old name
Now under restoration after many years of dereliction on the Medway

This fine photo from 1966 is by Harold Appleyard
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George Robinson
Freeman of Eriskay

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Re: JOHN H. AMOS (1931)

Post by markes » Tue Nov 01, 2011 7:20 pm

Now renamed HERO at Stockton Corporation Quay 04.03.76 prior to being towed to the Medway.
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Re: JOHN H. AMOS (1931)

Post by markes » Tue Nov 01, 2011 7:23 pm

On her way down the Tees for the last time under tow of the CERVIA 04.03.76
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Re: JOHN H. AMOS (1931)

Post by Deepol » Mon May 13, 2013 11:57 am

Another couple of views of her taken I think by Donald Robertson.
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