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Tuffley

Tuffley

Tuffley’ specification

Tuffley
LPB Identification No. 53 DRM Identification No. N/A AJP Identification No. N/A
Source (LPB)(GF)(GRO(JP)(CW))
Name P.o.R Description Dates
Tuffley Gloucester 2/17 Steel barge 1916-c.1972
Official No. 136028 Code N/A
Builders Robert Cock & Sons, Richmond Dock, Appledore (yard number194)
Dimensions Length 83.3 ft Breath 18.4 ft Depths 4.6 ft
Tonnage – (1916) Gross 59.04 ton   Net 56.04 ton  B.D

Tonnage – (1952) Gross 83.93 ton   Net 80.93 ton  B.D

Engines By H.P. None
Beached date C. 1972
Beached by Capt Oliver Powell, Jimmy Common, Bob Green, Dick Woodward
Miscellaneous

Originally to be named Prince then finally Tuffley

Bristol photo taken 01 1952 by F.G. Warne

Raised hatchways fitted c. 1952 - 23.33 ton capacity added

Seen on the bank in the November 1972 aerial photograph

First Owners H Mousell & J Chadborn & Co Ltd (1916)
Changes

Mousell Chadbourn & Co, Gloucester (36)

British Transport Commission (1961)

British Transport Board (1963)