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No: 3593   Contributor: Henry Perry   Year: 2009   Manufacturer: Unknown   Country: United Kingdom
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VIC96 coming up the Great Yarmouth river Sunday 2/8/09 at 0811 Vic stands for Victualling Inshore Craft built by several shipyards toward the end of WW2 to serve the fleet. She has an upright Cochran boiler and a compound steam engine by Crabtree of Great Yarmouth. Could be one of the last engines working. She is on her way from Maryport to her home port of Chatham.
Picture added on 13 August 2009 at 09:32
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