The remains viewed from Birdlip

LPB Identification No. 58 DRM Identification No. N/A AJP Identification No. N/A
Source (LPB)(GF)(GRO(JP)(CW))
Name P.o.R Description Dates
Sandhurst Gloucester 3/24 Steel barge 1924-c.1972
Official No. 145626 Code N/A
Builders Robert Cock & Sons, Richmond Dock, Appledore (yard number194)
Dimensions Length 84.8 ft Breath 18.7 ft Depths 4.4 ft

Tonnage – ( ) Gross 59.04 ton Net 56.04 ton B.D

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

Raised hatchways fitted c. 1952 - 25.33 ton capacity added

Picture of Sandhurst in RE Dock 19.06.62

Still afloat 1969

Seen on the bank in the November 1972 aerial photograph

First Owners H Mousell & J Chadborn & Co Ltd (1924)

Mousell Chadbourn & Co, Gloucester (36)

British Transport Commission (1962)

British Transport Board (1963)