Mizpah

tug
17th October 2007, 15:03
I wonder if any of you guys have any knowledge of a steam tug called MIZPAH. Apparently she sank inside North Woolwich Pier on the Thames possibly about 1932. Any info gratefully received.

thameswatcher
18th October 2007, 12:08
Probably not much help, but found a mention of it on Newham Council Web site forum which pointed to at reference to Mizpah at

http://www.tfl.gov.uk/static/assets/corporate/projectsandschemes/networksandservices/thamesgateway/Chapter%2012/Appendices/Appendix%2012G.pdf

look at item 640 near the bottom

tug
18th October 2007, 18:04
Thanks for that David. Info has now come to light and the details are at http://apps.newham.gov.uk/Forums/localhistory/start.pl?#37330

thameswatcher
18th October 2007, 20:34
At least that ties up that loose end !