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Brocklebank

Photographed at Spithead on the 5 June 1994 in her position in the line up for 50th D Day Anniversary Fleet Review

Name / Owner: BROCKLEBANK :
IMO No: 6420408 / ON 306497
Merseyside Maritime Museum.
Flag: United Kingdom (Liverpool).
Built for Alexandra Towing Co. Ltd., Liverpool, as a ship-handling tug with occasional duties in Heysham, Larne and Barrow.
Restoration by the volunteers of the Wincham Preservation Society.
Purchased by the Merseyside Maritime Museum in 1989.

Year built / Builder: 1964, W. J. Yarwood & Sons Ltd., Northwich (yard number: 945)
Details: 172 gt; length o.a. 31.37 m (bp: 28.35 m), 8.26 m beam, 3.81 m depth.
Main engines: 2, two stroke, turbo-charged, 8 cyl Crossley diesel motors developing 970 kW (1,200 bhp) to drive a single prop at a speed of 12 knots.
Static bollard pull: 17 tons."
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