Moorwood circ 1947

artysan
4th October 2008, 23:20
Hi
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
Cheers
Arthur

scorcher
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.

artysan
12th March 2010, 01:55
Hello Alan
Thanks for Moorwood pic much appreciated
Regards
Arthur

scorcher
12th March 2010, 13:57
Glad to help artysan ...Here is a link to her as HORSTED..better photo.
http://www.photoship.co.uk/JAlbum%20Ships/Old%20Ships%20H/slides/Horsted-01.html

Just found these details from W.S.S. booklet on Stephenson Clarke;
HORSTED
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.

Hans54
1st September 2013, 12:50
Could this be the former Moorwood/Horsted ?

Regards,
Hans.
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