portsmouth dockyard

mickyc123
5th October 2008, 15:24
does anyone remember a tug the cannon she was coalburner. love to c her cannot find her on gallery. or her history. she was my first ship

BillH
5th October 2008, 15:47
does anyone remember a tug the cannon she was coalburner. love to c her cannot find her on gallery. or her history. she was my first ship
Hope this helps

CANNON
122 GRT, (85'(77.5') x 21' x 9.8' or 77'6"x19'6")
1 scr, T3cyl by shipbuilder, 400ihp
30.9.1943: Launched by Alexander Hall & Co Ltd, Aberdeen (YN 692)
1944: delivered to the UK Admiralty, based at Chatham (RNAD - Royal Naval Armament Depots) (GBR) (cost 21,700)
28.3.1947: Transferred to Portsmouth (RNAD Priddy's Hard)
2.2.1971: Sold to Sidirex Ltd at Piraeus (GRC) for 2551
fate unknown

mickyc123
5th October 2008, 16:42
cheers bill

senior pilot
5th October 2008, 17:29
have a look at this site there are pictures of the cannon and all the other ships you mention :- www.photoship.co.uk alex

mickyc123
7th October 2008, 06:51
cheers alex