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EDMUND GARDNER 1953

EDMUND GARDNER 1953

Ahoy,
For all [ex]pilots, this Liverpool Pilot tender, the Edmund Gardner built in 1953.
Edmund Gardner,
Designed by Graham & Woolnough, this 701 ton diesel-electric pilot tender was built by Philip & Son,Ltd.,Dartmouth, for the Mersey Docks and Harbour Board.Two 6-cylinder National 4-stroke

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Now at the Liverpool Maritime Museum and open to the public (y)

http://www.liverpoolmuseums.org.uk/maritime/collections/edmundgardner/
 

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Good photo Ruud,

I wonder how many Pilot's there are at Liverpool today. Does anybody know?

Frank
 

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I was a mess boy on the Sir Thomas Broklebank Liverpool pilot # 1 week @ the "Bar" and then resupply then week at Pt Lynas, then week off in 1966, know of Edmund Gardner, thought there was 3 Pilot Boats and the Tender Launch.
 

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Yes there were three, Sir Thomas Brocklebank, Edmund Gardner and Arnet Robinson. See pic in this Ports Docks Gallery re Arnet Robinson

Chris.
 

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