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Tugs towing on the grounded tanker Sovac Radiant. Photo M Wemban colln.
 
 
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Gamecock tugs towing away the English Trader from Dartmouth. The cut off bow can be seen in right foreground. Photo H Russell colln.
 
 
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Tugs assisting the Meropia following her collision with Wimbledon in 1954. Photo M Wemban colln.
 
 
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SUN III shifting Bencomo in Millwall Dock after an unexploded bomb was found on the berth in 1957. Photo P Ginn.
 
 
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SUN XVII and Empire Race towing the Duke of York to Harwich after collision with Haiti Victory near Galloper Sands. Photo M Wemban colln.
 
 
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ASIA aground off Bow Creek. Photo M Wemban colln.
 
 
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HIBERNIA firefighting alongside Cap San Antonio. Photo M Wemban colln.
 
 
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ARCADIA
 
 
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Gamecock tug alongside liner moored off Gravesend. Photo K Hayden colln.
 
 
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DHULIA standing by the collision damaged Bencomo. Photog unknown.
 
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AVENGER towing barge Kingsnorth laden with beer vats in 1974.
 
 
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 BRITANNIA Beached in Long Reach following collision in Long Reach with London County Council sludge steamer Bazalgette. Five crew lost. Salved and returned to service. 
 
 
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Gravesend United tugs assisting cableship Dominia. Photo K Haydon colln.
 
 
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SS Helena Modjeska aground on Goodwin Sands in 1946.
 
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Highland Patriot aground on Knock John Sands 25-4-1940.
 
 
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Towing barge in North Sea.
 
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 Kassel.
 
 
 
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Collision damage to Kassel
 
 
 
 
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Magdeburg
 
 
 
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Magdeburg salved and entering Tilbury dock.
 
 
 
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Tugs handing Minnetonka
 
 
 
 
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MURIA assisting Canton
 
 
 
 
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OCEAN COCK and CRESTED COCK assisting Orion.
 
 
 
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ORIENT off Tilbury 1906.
 
 
 
 
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ORITA off Tilbury C1904.
 
 
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Tugs attending tanker Panther aground on the goodwins.
 
T82
RACIA with a Swedish LLoyd vessel.
 
T83
Tugs attending vessel aground on the Goodwin Sands. Dover Harbour Board tug on left.
 
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Gamecock Tugs towing the English Trader away from Dartmouth.
 
 
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SUN XV with the collision damaged Prospector.
 
 
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KENIA and GONDIA berthing German liner at Tilbury stage. Courtesy K Haydon.
 
 
 
 
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Towing jack up rig in North Sea.
 
 
 
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ANLIA towing Cleopatra from Ferrol to London.
 
 
 
 
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JAVA towing a sailing vessel
 
 
 
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Attending the dredger Sandkite following collision with Thames Barrier. Photo courtesy E Bridgeland / Ted Stevens.
 
 
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CHALLENGE towing CONTEST  to breakers.
 
 
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Towing a ship off the Goodwns 1921. On right is CHAMPION.
 
T93
VENTUROUS towing brick barge Belgium to London. Photo C Philips colln.
 
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T94 Formidable and Redoubtable in w sole gasfield with itm mariner . Photo R Cox.
 
 
 
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SUN LONDON towing Newcastle to Zeebrugge. Photo N Harvey colln.
 
 
 
 
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 SUN XX assisting Herdsman  s w India dock 1955.  Photo M Wemban colln.
 
 
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SUN XXI. Photo M Wemban colln.
 
 
 
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SUN XVI towing Christian Radich from south shingles to gravesend . Photo M Wemban colln.
 
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SUN XX towing yacht Melisande from Dover to Southampton 9-1957. Photo M Wemban colln
 
 
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Towing barge GW99. M Toms colln.
 
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