MISS ANTIGUA

MISS ANTIGUA

Postby TEESMAN » Tue Nov 13, 2012 8:52 pm

MISS ANTIGUA 36/311g Built Goole Shipbuilding & Repairing Co Ltd Yard No 317 as KESTOR.Renamed ERROL-1939,
GROUVILLE-1958,BERWYN BARON-1964,FREDERICK HUGHES-1966.
Seen here rotting away in St John's harbour Antigua 21.10.12
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Re: MISS ANTIGUA

Postby northeast » Wed Nov 14, 2012 7:49 am

Now there's a challenging restoration project!
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Re: MISS ANTIGUA

Postby Whickham » Wed Nov 14, 2012 7:57 am

Certainly gone downhill since last seen:

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Re: MISS ANTIGUA

Postby northeast » Wed Nov 14, 2012 12:32 pm

Cor, wouldn't mind doing a bit of restoration on her.
Mind you, it's me that need the restoration.
They don't make them like that in Goole ....
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Re: MISS ANTIGUA

Postby Whickham » Wed Nov 14, 2012 1:30 pm

Bucket of cold water coming up.
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Re: MISS ANTIGUA

Postby TEESMAN » Sat Nov 17, 2012 3:03 pm

As FREDERICK HUGHES at Goole 18.06.78
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Re: MISS ANTIGUA

Postby teesships » Sat Nov 17, 2012 7:12 pm

My companion black and white views of the FREDERICK HUGHES taken while with Mick at Goole on 18 June 1978. The third view is enlarged from half-frame (pre-telephoto) image.
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An underway view in my collection taken by Dave Hocquard while the FREDERICK HUGHES was owned by Cranfield Bros. (1971-2)
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See also: http://www.gooleships.co.uk/goolesb/kestor.htm
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Miss Antigua

Postby creemaster » Wed Mar 05, 2014 3:47 pm

Link to shipspotting page with a recently taken picture of the 1936 built Frederick Hughes, ex Berwyn Baron, Grouville, Kestor.
Not likely to win any beauty pageants as MISS ANTIGUA I am a fraid !
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Re: Miss Antigua

Postby creemaster » Wed Mar 05, 2014 3:48 pm

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Re: Miss Antigua

Postby northeast » Wed Mar 05, 2014 4:43 pm

Must apply for a Heritage Lottery Grant to bring her back to Goole!
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