ROCHESTER SAILING BARGES OF THE VICTORIAN ERA
By Bob Childs
The result of a lot of research on sailing barges form various sources of records.
Barges named:

A.B.C.
A.B.C.D.
ABEONA
ABNER
ACORN
ADA (2)
*ADA & EDITH
ADELAIDE
ADVANCE
AFTERNOON
AGNES
AGNES & CONSTANCE
AILSA
ALACER
ALASKA
ALBERT
ALBION
ALDERSHOT
ALERT
ALEXANDRA
ALFRED
*ALFRED LITTLE
ALFREDA
*ALICE (5)
*ALICE LAWS
ALICE LITTLE
ALICE LLOYD
ALICE MARY
ALICE MAUD
ALLHALLOWS
ALLIANCE
ALLY SLOPER
ALPHA
ALUMINA
AMBROSE
AMELIA
AMY SEYMOUR
& CO
ANGLO DANE
ANGLO NORMAN
ANGLO SAXON
ANN
ANN LITTLE
ANN & FRANCES
ANNA MARIA
ANNE
ANNIE
ANNIE FLORENCE
ANNIE KENDALL
ANNIE LLOYD
ANNIE & ALICE
ANSWERS
APRIL
ARCTIC
*ARDEER
ARDWINA
ARGOSY
ARIEL
ARROW
ARTHUR
ARTHUR COOKSON
ARTHUR JAMES
ARTHUR MARGETTS
ARTHUR & ROWLAND
ASH
ASPHODEL (2)
ATALANTA
*ATOM
AUDACIOUS
AUGUST (2)
AUTUMN
AWARD
BALLARAT
BANFF
BELLA
BELMONT
BENJAMIN LITTLE
BERTHA
BERTIE
BERYL
*BESSIE (2)
BESSIE HART
BESSIE HILLIER
BESSIE TAYLOR
*BESSIER
BETA
BETSY
BLACK EAGLE (2)
BLACK FRIARS
BLACKFRIARS
BLANCHE
BLUE BELL
BLUEBELL
BOBS
BONETTA
BORSTAL (2)
BRADWELL
BRAS DE FER
BRICK
*BRITANNIC
BRITANNIA (2)
BRITISH KING
*BRITISH LION
BRITISH QUEEN
BROTHERS
BRUNETTE
BUCKLAND
BURHAM
BURTON
BUSYBODY
BUTTONS
C.E.M.G.
C & B
C. E. NEWNHAM
CABBY
CALEB
CALEDONIA (2)
CAMELLIA
CANTERBURY
CAPRICE
CARBON
*CARLOTTA
CAROLINE (2)
CARRIE
CASTANET
CECIL MARGETTS
CENTAUR
CERF
CHALLENGER
CHAMPION
*CHANCELLOR
CHARITY
CHARLES (2)
CHARLES ALISON
*CHARLES HUTSON
CHARLES LARKIN
CHARLES LITTLE
CHARLES NAPIER
CHARLES & GORDON
CHARLEY BAKER
CHARLOTTE LITTLE
CHASE
CHATHAM
CHEVIOT
CHRISTIANA
CITY OF LONDON
CLARA (2)
CLEOPATRA
CLIFFE
*CLIPPER
CLORINDA
CLYDE
COBDEN
COBHAM
*CONNAUGHT
CONQUEROR
CONTENT
CONVOY
CORISANDE
COUNTESS
CREEKSEA
*CROUCH BELLE
CRYALLS
CULLEN
CURLEW
CURLY BOY
CYGNET
D.E.F.
DAHLIA
DAISY
*DAISY LITTLE
DAISY MAUD
DARNETT (THE)
DART
DAUNTLESS
DAVENPORT
DAVESTAN
*DAWN
DECEMBER
*D.E.F.
DEFENDER
DEFIANCE
DENTON
DESPATCH
DEWDROP
DIAMOND
DICK TURPIN
DICKSON
DINAH
DINAH LITTLE
*DOLPH IN
DOMINION
DORCAS
*DOROTHY (2)
DOUGLAS
DOVER CASTLE
*DROMEDARY
DUCHESS OF KENT
DUKE OF KENT
*DUPLICATE
DURHAM
EARL OF MACCLESFIELD
EARLY BIRD
*EBENEZER
ECHO
EDDYSTONE
EDITH
EDITH & HILDA
EDITH MAUD
EDITH ROOTS
EDWARD LITTLE
EDWARD & CHARLES
EDWARD & JANE
EDWARD & MARTHA
EDWARD & WILLIAM
*EDWIN (2)
EIGHT BROTHERS
*ELECTRIC
*ELIZA
ELIZA ANN
*ELIZABETH (4)
ELIZABETH ANN
ELIZABETH LITTLE
ELIZABETH & MARY
ELLA VICARS
ELLA & NORMAN
ELLEN
ELLEN JANE
ELLEN SMEED
ELSIE (2)
ELTHAM
EMERALD
EMILY (2)
EMILY SMEED
*EMMA (4)
EMMA HAWTHORN
EMMA LITTLE
EMMA MIZZEN
EMMA & SARAH
EMPRESS
ENDEAVOUR
ENERGY
ENTERPRISE
ENVOY
ERNEST (2)
ERNEST ALBERT
ERNEST WILLIAM
ERNEST & ADA
ESSEX
ESTELLE
ESTHER & JESSE
ETHEL
ETHEL MARGETTS
ETHEL MAUD
ETTIE
EUROPA
EUSTACE
EVA
EWART
EXCELSIOR
EXPRESS (3)
FAIR WIND
FAIRWAY
FAIRY
FAITH ROBEY
FALCON
FALCONET
FANNY (3)
FANNY RAPSON
FARMERS BOY
FAROLA
FAVORITE
FEBRUARY
FEDERATION
FIDELITY
FIRST ATTEMPT
FIVE BROTHERS
FLEUR DE LIS
FLIRT
FLORA
FLORENCE
FLORENCE MYALL
*FLORENCE STEER
FLORINDA
FLOWER OF ESSEX
FLOWER OF KENT (2)
FORMBY
FORMOSA
FORTH
*FORTIS
FORTUNATAS
FOUR SISTERS (2)
FOX
FOXHOUND
FOXGROVE
FRANCES (2)
FRANK (2)
FRANK FILMER
FRANK LLOYD
FRANK LUCEY
FRED
FRESTON TOWER
FRIDAY
FRINDSBURY
*G.A.M.C. (Golden Hope)
G.C.B.
G.H.C.
G.H.I.
*GARDENIA
GARIBALDI
GARLAND
GAZELLE (2)
GEORGE (5)
GEORGE ALLEN
*GEORGE SMEED
GEORGE WEEDON
GEORGE & ELIZA
GEORGE & ELLEN
GERTRUDE
GILLINGHAM
*GILLMAN
GIPPING
GIRALDA
GLADSTONE
GLADYS (2)
*GLASGOW
GLENDEVON
GLENMORE
GLENROSA
GLENWAY
GLEN ROSA
GLOBE
GODWIT
GOLDEN EAGLE
GOOD SUCCESS
GORDON
*GORE COURT
GRANGE
GRAPHIC
GULIE
GUNDULPH
GWENDOLINE
GWYNRONALD
H.C.
H. BROUNKER
H. PIERREPONT
HALLING
HALSTOW
HAMBROOK
HAND IN HAND
HANNAH (2)
HAROLD HAWTHORN
*HAROLD MARGETTS
HARRIET
HARRY (2)
HAUGHTY BELLE
HAWK (3)
HENRY
HENRY EVERIST
HENRY GEORGE
HENRY GOODING
HENRY LITTLE
HENRY TINNOTH
HENRY & FRANCIS
HENRY & THOMAS
HER MAJESTY
*HERBERT & HAROLD
HERO
HERON
HIBERNIA
HILDA
HISTEAD
HOCKLEY
HOLBORN
HOLBOROUGH (2)
HONEST BOY
HONEST GIRL
HOPE
HORACE
HUMBER

I. BROUNKER
IDA GIBSON
IFIELD
INDUSTRY (2)
INFLEXIBLE
*INSIDER
IONA
IOTA
IREX
ISABELLA
ISABELLA LITTLE
ISLE OF GRAIN
IVO
J.K.L.
JAMES
JAMES PIPER
*JAMES & ANN
JAMES & EMMA
JANE
JANUARY
JESSIE
JIM WIGLEY
JOHN
JOHN BRYDEN
JOHN LITTLE
JOHN PAIN
JOHN TINNOTH
*JOHN WARD
JOHN & CLARA
JOHN & EMMA
JOHN & JANE
JOSEPH (3)
JOSEPH LIVESEY
JUDY
JUNE
JULY
KALULU
KATE
KATE EDITH
KATE POWELL
KENTISH MAID
KINGFISHER
KITTY
LADY DAPHNE
LADY DAY
*LADY ELLEN
LADY JEAN
LADY MARJORIE
LADY McADAM
LADY OF THE WAVE
LADY ROSEBERY
LADY SONDES
*LANCELOT
LANDRAIL
LAPWING
LARKFIELD
LASS OF GOWRIE
LAURA
LEAH SILLS
LEE (3) (steam barges)
LEVETTA
LEVITT
LILY
LIONESS
LIVONIA
LIZARD
*LONGFIELD
LORD BEACONSFIELD
LORD BERESFORD
LORD HAIG
LORD MORETON
LORD NELSON
LORD ROSEBERY
LOTHAIR
LOUALF
LOUISA
LOUISA LORNE
LOUISE
LUCY
LUDDESDOWN
*LURLINE
LYDIA
M.M.C.
M.N.
MABEL (2)
MABEL MAUD
MACKLANDS
MADGE
MAGGIE
MAID OF KENT
MAID OF THE MILL
MAJESTIC
MALVINA
MARCH
MARCONI
MARDY
MARGARET LOUISE
MARIA (2)
MARIA & ELIZA
MARIANNA
MARIE (2)
MARIE STEWART
MARJORIE (2)
MARS

*MARTHA
MARY
MARY ANN (3)
MARY DENNE
MARY FOX
MARY GRAHAM
MARY TUFF
MASONIC
*MAUD HAWTHORN
*MAUDE LITTLE
MAVIS
MAY
MAY FLOWER
MAY HAWTHORN
MAY QUEEN
MAYOR OF ROCHESTER
MEDINA
MEDWAY
MERIDIAN
MERSEY
METROPOLIS
MIDSUMMER
MILDREDA
MILLIE
MILTON
MINICOY
MINNEDOSA
MIRANDA
*MISTLETOE
*M.N.
MOCKINGBIRD
*MOLLIE
MONARCH
MONDAY
MONKWOOD
MORNINGSTAR
MOSQUITO
MYSTERY
NASHENDEN
NEEDLES
NELLIE
NELLIE MARY
NELSON
NEW ACORN
NEW ADA
NEW JOHN
NEW TRADER
NEW WORLD
NEW YORK
NIAGARA
NILE
NINA
NINETY
*NINETY NINE
NINITA
*NOCLAF
NONPAREIL
NORA
NORMAN LITTLE
*NORMANHURST
NORRAB
NORTHERN BELLE
NORTHUMBERLAND
O. L.S.
O.P.Q.
OAK
OCEAN QUEEN
OCTAVIUS
OCTOBER
OLD ENGLAND
*ONWARD (3)
OPAL
ORION
ORWELL
OSCAR
OTTERHAM
*OUR BOYS
OUTSIDER
*OVERCOMER
*OXYGEN
*P.A.M.
PAGLESHAM
PALLAS
PARTRIDGE
PAST MASTER
PASTIME
PAULINE
PEACE
PEACOCK
PEGASUS
PENGUIN
PERSEVERE
PETREL
PHEASANT
PHOENICIAN
PHOENIX (2)
PIMLICO
PINK
*PIONEER
PLANTAGENET
*PLINLIMMON
PLOVER
POLE
PORPOISE

PORTLIGHT
PRESIDENT
PRINCESS ROYAL
PROGRESS
PROMPT
PROVIDENCE
PUDGE
PUNCH
QUARRY
QUEEN CAROLINE
QUEEN EMMA
QUEEN OF THE THAMES 1
R.O.W.
R.S.T.
R. A. GIBBONS
R. S. JACKSON
RAILWAY
RATHBALE
RAYBEL
RED LANCER
*REDSHANK
REDWING
REGENT
RENOWN (2)
RICHARD (2)
ROB ROY
ROBERT BLADEN
ROBERT STONE
ROBERTA
*ROBIN
ROCHESTER CASTLE
ROCHFORD
ROGER LEIGH
RONGWYNALD
ROSE (3)
ROSE OF ENGLAND
ROSME 1
ROWLAND
ROYAL OAK
*ROYALTY
*R.S.JACKSON
RUSSELL
RUTH (2)
*RUTLAND
S.J.B.
S.A. HAWTHORN
SALLIE
SALLY
SAN TOY
SAPPHO
SARAH
SARAH LITTLE
SARAH SMEED
SARAH WEEDON
SARAH & HELEN
SATANITA
SATURDAY
SAUCY KENT
SAVOY
SCARBOROUGH
SCOUT
*SEA SPRAY
SEAGULL
SEPTEMBER
SEVERN (2)
SHAH
SHAMROCK (2)
SHARK
*SHIELD
SIBYL
*SIDWELL
SIGMA
SILICA
SILVER SPRAY
SILVER WEDDING
SINCERITY
SIR CHARLES NAPIER
SIR EDMUND LYONS
*S.J.B.
SNAIL
SNIPE
SNOWDROP
SOPHIA
*SPHERE
SPINAWAY
SPINAWAY C
SQUEAK
STAFFA
STANLEY
STANLEY MARGETTS
STAR OF PEACE
STOKE
STOUR
STRATFORD
SUNBEAM (2)
SUNDAY
SUNRISE
SURF
SURPRISE
*SURREY
SUSSEX
SWALLOW
SWIFT
SWIFTSURE

SYBIL
*SYDNEY
T.F.C.
T.M.P.
TEAL
TEETOTALER
TEMPLE
TEN BROTHERS
TEUTONIC
THAMES (2)
THE DARNETT
*THELMA
THEODOSIA
THE SISTERS
THE THREE DAUGHTERS
THISTLE
THOMAS
THOMAS ETHERDEN
THOMAS HARRISON
THOMAS TUFF
THOMAS & ANN
THOMAS & FRANCES
THREE BROTHERS (2)
THRREE SISTERS
THURSDAY
TIT BITS
TOM TUFF
TOLLESBURY
TOMMY DODD
TOPAZ
TORCHBEARER
TRADER
TRENT (2)
TRILBY
TRIO
TRUE LOVE
TWILIGHT
TYNE
TYNEMOUTH CASTLE
*U.V.W.
UNDAUNTED
UNION
UNIQUE
URGENT (2)
URSULA
USALLET
VALDERS
VARNES
VAUXHALL
VECTIS
VENTURA
VENUS
VERONICA
VICTA
VICTORIA (20
*VIKING
*VINCENT
VIOLA
VIOLET
VIOLET SYBIL
VIVID
VOLANTE
W. B. LITTLE'S FINISH
WALTER
WALTER HAWTHORN
WARDEN COURT
WATER WITCH
WAVE
*WEBSTER
WEDNESDAY
WEONA
WESTERN BELLE
WHEAT SHEAF
*WHIMBREL
WHITEWALL
WILFRED
WILLIE
WILLIAM
WILLIAM BENNETT
WILLIAM CHARLES
*WILLIAM CLEVERLY
WILLIAM FOOT
WILLIAM HOWARD
WILLIAM LITTLE
WILLIAM PORTER
*WILLIAM STONE
WILLIAM VARNEY
WILLIAM & ELIZABETH LITTLE
WILLIAM & ISABELLA
WILLIAM & MARTHA
WILLIE & LILY
WINIFRED
WINTER
WONDER
WOULDHAM
WOULDHAM COURT
WOULDHAM HALL
WYE
X.Y.Z.
YIELDSTED
ZEPHYR

* denotes photograph
a bracketed number denotes more than one vessel of the same name.
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