TRITON (1883)

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TRITON (1883)

Post by yorkieman » Sun Nov 13, 2011 7:57 am

Thanks to David Asprey for her details from an appearance on Tugtalk

ON 86130 75grt 16nrt 84.7 x 16.3 x 9.3ft
Built 1883 by Cox & Co, Falmouth (Yd 15) (iron)
C2cy 40nhp 1sc Cox & Co

1883 The Falmouth Fishery Co Ltd, Falmouth
1899 Falmouth Towage Co Ltd
1899 William Black, John W Adamson, James Westoll & others, Sunderland
1901 Alfred B Atkinson, William Black & others, Sunderland
1903 The Anchor Steam Tug Co Ltd (mng: A B Atkinson), Sunderland
1920 France Fenwick Tyne & Wear Co Ltd, Newcastle
1922 John Davies, Cardiff
1930 broken up

Photo presumably taken soon after purchase by FFT&W as the anchor was added to the funnel marking in 1920 or soon afterwards.
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George Robinson
Freeman of Eriskay

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