|Builder||GOOLE SHIPBUILDING & REPAIRING CO. LTD.|
|At||GOOLE (Dutch River)|
Water carrier FLAGON from 1916, sold out of naval service circa
1947 mercantile register as FLAGON (ON.167939), reg. at Southampton
1948 Ham Lighterage Co. Ltd., London
1948/1950 re-engined 4cyl 131bhp by Ruston & Hornsby, Lincoln
From Bill Rutland :- Flagon was owned by The Ham Lighterage Company and was powered by a 4 Cylinder 120HP Ruston VCBM. She traded as a sand barge.
She was sold to Albert Rutland in 1961 and the traded in general cargo until she was broken up. In the late seventies a Maclaren 6 cylinder engine was fitted
|Fate||Broken up at Bow Creek in 1992|
Photo from Bill Rutland ...
... and from Ian Hardie, arriving at Brightlingsea to load sand on 31/5/1983
and sailing on 1/6/1983
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