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4th October 2008, 22:20
Anyone got a pic of wm France Fenwick collier Moorwood
I first visited her around 1946/47 cannot find pic anywhere believe she ended up on the Lakes
12th March 2010, 00:55
Hello Arthur I have just noticed your request. Here is a photo from Ian Allan Coastal Ships (1954) Not very clear but it is her.
MOORWOOD blt 1945 2034 tgr. Blt Austin-Wear Dock.
Sold 1960 to Stephenson Clarke renamed HORSTED. Hulked in Holland 11-66.
Best Wishes. Alan.
12th March 2010, 01:55
Thanks for Moorwood pic much appreciated
12th March 2010, 13:57
Glad to help artysan ...Here is a link to her as HORSTED..better photo.
Just found these details from W.S.S. booklet on Stephenson Clarke;
T3-cyl by North Eastern Marine Eng, Sunderland, Completed by S.P.Austin and Son Ltd, Sunderland as MOORWOOD for Wm France Fenwick ,London.
1960- Sold to S.Clarke ren. HORSTED
11-1966- Sold to Metaalhandel en Sloopwerken, H.P.. Heuvelman,Krimpen, a/d Yssel and after removal of engines etc resold to Boele and Osterwijk
for use as a sand barge om inland waterways.
Best Wishes Alan.
1st September 2013, 11:50
Could this be the former Moorwood/Horsted ?
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