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Le Havre -unknown Tug boat...probably early 1900 years period...?

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British iron paddle tug WRESTLER
338grt 115nrt (later 67/107nrt), 154.4 x 24.1 x 12.9ft
built 1876 W H Potter & Co, Liverpool
2cyl 38"x60" diagonal disconnecting 93nhp paddle, Fawcett preston, Liverpool

1876 Liverpool Steam Tug Co Ltd, Liverpool as WRESTLER (GBR flag, reg Liverpool, ON 74551)
1903 broken up by J J King & Sons, Liverpool
1904 remains taken to Lowestoft as a hulk for J S Sterry & Co Ltd, Lowestoft (reg Lowestoft, 346grt 319nrt) - probably a coal barge, until 1916.
 

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Miramar Ship Index has Wrestler, tug, 338grt, built 1876, Liverpool Steam tug Co, in collision at Liverpool 24 March 1903, beached and broken up. - Which explains her early demise, as a tug that is.
 

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