TARGET

TARGET

Postby northeast » Fri Jan 25, 2019 8:56 am

Think this one might have been in Tees Packet in the past, is there more to add?

http://www.shippingandshipbuilding.uk/v ... sel=TARGET
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Re: TARGET

Postby taximan » Sat Dec 21, 2019 7:58 am

The Target sank opposite the Graving Dock sometime in the fifties. According to one of the old hands that I worked with,the TCC tried to raise her using the two slag barges Numbers 40 & 41 shown in the photo. Unfortunately they were unsuccessful and professional contractors were brought in. The other barge shown '39' was a screw pile barge and was in use well into the sixties.


M V Target sunk opposite Graving Dock.tif.jpg
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