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VIC 78

 

Builder Rowhedge Colchester
Official Nr 180761
Yard Nr 657
Launched 27/8/1945
Delivered 10/45
Length 80.5 ft
Beam 20 ft
Gross 147 tons
Deadweight 165 tons
Engine 2 Cyl Steam Compound
GOVERNMENT SERVICE

 On admiralty service until 1972, from 1947 as a water carrier at Plymouth.

CIVIL USE

Sold in 1972 and broken for spares, many of her boiler parts going to VIC77..

 

Photograph courtsey of the Roy Cressey Collection