QUAYSIDER (1955)

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QUAYSIDER (1955)

Post by yorkieman » Thu Nov 10, 2011 8:14 pm

Shown in her original Lawson-Batey and later Tyne Tugs colours
1955, 121gt
Mutzelfeldtwerft, Cuxhaven (139) for Lawson-Batey
1/1959 Tyne Tugs
1984 TOWING WIZARD
1994 TORA, Greek
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The grey hull is that of the cruiser DEFENCE, launched by Scotts, Greenock on in 2/9/1944 and laid up incomplete in 1946, arrived on the Tyne on 7/7/1955 for completion as LION C34, completed 20/7/1960, commissioned 18/3/1961.
In this photo she must be shifting berth as the vessel fitting out across at Hawthorn Leslie is their yard number 723, the Shell tanker HOROMYA, launched 24/2/1956 and completed in 7/1956
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Re: QUAYSIDER (1955)

Post by Patrick Hill » Fri Nov 11, 2011 9:42 am

As "Towing Wizard" off Hull pier 09/03/1987.
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