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Saturday, 13 March 2010

GOLDEN GRAIN

Ship No 205

The sister vessel of the “Miller” she was the second of an order for F.E. Marriage & Son. A Motor Coaster Barge of 102 tons with an overall length of 82 feet and a beam of 17 feet and 3 inches, launched from the yard on 17th March 1934.

She was to see, service on the Thames during World War II working through the Blitz on London, she was unfortunately lost when she struck a mine in the Thames Estuary.

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