TIDSPUR (1943)

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TIDSPUR (1943)

Post by yorkieman » Mon Oct 17, 2011 1:21 pm

With United at the end of her life.
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Re: TIDSPUR

Post by Bill Harvey » Mon Oct 17, 2011 2:19 pm

TIDSPUR (1947 - 1961)
O.N. 169325. 55g. 73.6 x 17.0 x 7.4 feet.
C.2-cyl. (12½” & 26"x 18") engine by the North Eastern Marine Engineering Company (1938) Ltd., Sunderland. 260ihp.
1943: Launched as TID 23 by R. Dunston Ltd., Thorne (Yard No. T. 423) for the Ministry of War Transport.
1943: Completed and in War Department service until 9.1944; naval service until 11.10.1945, then laid up.
1947: Sold to Risdon Beazley Ltd., Southampton and renamed ASHFORD 23.
1947: Sold to Peter Foster & Company Ltd., Hull and renamed TIDSPUR.
3.1961: Sold to United Towing Company Ltd.
1963: Sold to Arie Rijsdijk-Bos & Zonen, Hendrik-ido-Ambacht for demolition.

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Re: TIDSPUR

Post by yorkieman » Tue Oct 18, 2011 6:16 pm

In the River Hull in Foster colours, showing well her TID lines.
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