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Pages from the first Sun Tug social club function 1954, kindly donated by Alan Speers. If anybody can throw any further light on some of the signatures please contact me, although there are obviously Directors and some masters names.
 
18-9-2010. 2nd from bottom is without a doubt J E Webb, i recognise his hand writing = was my old Captain Jack Webb. Nolly Harvey. 
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 Early Sun tug advert. Photo M Wemban colln.
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A cake made by Lesley Agar, as a birthday surprise for an ex member of the tugs crew that she works with. Photo Lesley Agar.
 
A clipping from The Gravesend Express, Wednesday, 19th February 2003, courtesy of Doug Hardy
 
An early W H J Alexander advertisement, courtesy M Wenban.
 
 
 
The sign from the old offices at Gravesend. Photo M Houckham.
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23-1-2012 HI PETE
 
29 years ago ,we were given 6 bottles of ale each and a print of a 150 years of towage on the thames .i am wondering how many bottles there are  still not been open , mine has been in the cupboard as a souvenir  all this time.
 
DOUG HARDY
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24-1-2012 Re Doug Hardys bottles of beer for Towing on the Thames  150th anniversary I still have mine regards
 Tony Gregory.
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Table mat showing SUN XXVI towing training ship Amerigo Vespucci. Photo [and mat] D Hardy colln
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Watkins commissioned some art work from Harry Hudson Rodmell in the 1920's for promotional material such as calendars and he kept at it until the 1950's. The attached is from 1926. Kevin Haydon colln.
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TC&D publicity material. Photo K Haydon colln.
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Part of the minutes of a Ship Towage JCC meeting. Photo K Haydon colln.
 
 
 
 
 
Above items courtesy Kevin Haydon
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Masters certificate of DAVID VALENTINE GLUE, towing master of Anglia during the Cleopatra tow. RGR Colln.
 
 
Grocery bills. K Haydon colln
 
 
An advert from Ipswich 1968. K Haydon colln
 
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