Robert and Ellen Robson

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Robert and Ellen Robson

Postby Whickham » Fri Sep 22, 2017 7:43 am

ROBERT and ELLEN ROBSON was a 34 foot Rubie designed Dungeness self righter built in 1918 by Thames Ironworks and Shipbuilding Co at Blackwall. She was based at Tramore from 1918 to 1923; Aberdeen from 1924 to 1939 and 1943 to 1947; and finally Whitby from 1947 to 1957. She was put on display at Whitby in July 2001. Photo taken 20/09/2017.


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