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TOLLESBURY
of Ipswich.

Photo Euan Maybank 2011


Official No. 110315.
70 tons, built of wood at Sandwich in 1901 by H. Felton.
84.2 x 20.4 x 6.6.
Owner Fisher, bought by R & W Paul Ltd 1912.
Motorbarge 1950, sold as a yacht by 1965 and house barge at Pin Mill 1978.
Rebuilt at Ipswich Dockend in 1992 and moved to various berths in London, latterly in Millwall Dock. However, she suffered serious damage from the effects of the IRA Docklands bomb in 1995.
Now (April 2011) owned by Euan Maybank and Rachael Smith, she is berthed at Fresh Wharf, Barking Creek. She will be undergoing restoration work with Tim Goldsack at Standard Quay, Faversham.


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