The remains viewed from Cranham

LPB Identification No. 50 DRM Identification No. N/A AJP Identification No. N/A
Source (LPB)(GF)(GRO(JP)(RS)(CW)
Name P.o.R Description Dates
Chedworth Gloucester 2/24 Steel barge 1923-1972
Official No. 136030 Code N/A
Builders Robert Cock & Sons, Richmond Dock, Appledore (yard number193)
Dimensions Length 84.8 ft Breath 18.7 ft Depths 4.4 ft
Tonnage – (1923) Gross 57.51 ton Net 54.51 ton B.D

Tonnage – (1950) Gross 82.84 ton Net 79.84 ton B.D

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

Master in 11th February 1924 – William Wovey

Raised hatches recorded 31st July 1950

Bristol photo taken 01 1952

John Perkins last diary entry 1st August 1968 from Worcester to Gloucester

Seen on the bank in the November 1972 aerial photograph

First Owners Chadborn Son & Taylor (11th February 1924)

Mousell Chadbourn & Co, Gloucester (24)

British Transport Commission (1962)

British Transport Board (1963)