Lighter No. 32

Lighter No.32

The remains

Lighter No.32
LPB Identification No. 60 DRM Identification No. N/A AJP Identification No. N/A
Source (LPB)(DW)(MN)(JE)
Name P.o.R Description Dates
Lighter No. 32


Steel barge

1928 – c. 1973
Official No. not recorded Code N/A
Builders Charles Hills & Sons of Bristol (yard number 227)
Dimensions Length not recorded Breath not recorded Depths not recorded

Tonnage – (1934) Gross not recorded Net Not recorded

Engines By H.P. None
Beached date C. 1976
Beached by Capt Oliver Powell, Jimmy Common, Bob Green, Dick Woodward, Russell Smith

Glos Port book records No 32 arrived from Avonmouth empty 11th October 1945

John Perkins diary entry 11th November 1968 from Gloucester to Sharpness John Perkins Diary
First Owners Mousell & Chadborn

British Waterways Board (1970)