::
Coppermine Logo
*Help build the worlds largest River Thames vessel and river photo gallery - preserve history and upload your photos and finds here!* - *To view high resolution photos and comment - you first need to register and login*
Home > THAMES TUGS

Click to view full size image
Share
  • Facebook
  • Twitter

VARLET

Sisterships: (J. Pollock's Jubilee class) WIDDOP, JAYMAR, SWIFT, VARLET, SWALLOW, VASSAL, SAMADEN, LUKA, TAFO, FREDERICK PETERS, KWAMI, KOFI, PANDA, PANKO
13 GRT, 1 NRT, (41'(38.4')x10.5'x4.2'(5.3'))
Machinery: 1 scr, diesel 2cyl Widdop, 60bhp

VARLET
1937: Built by "James Pollock Sons & Co Ltd" at Faversham (GBR) (YN 1581)
1937: Delivered to "Vokins & Co Ltd" at London (GBR)
1942 -26/10: On Admiralty fire-fighting service
1946 -05/03: Returned to owner
1971: To Albert Coffey at Ilford (GBR)
198x: For preservation to the Museum of London in Docklands (GBR)
2009: In existence

Seen here underway during the 1990s with the Museum of Docklands.

(C)Museum of Docklands

Scan_fb7.jpg Scan_fb6.jpg varlet.jpg ALEXANDROS.jpg 167571.jpg
Rate this file (Current rating : 5 / 5 with 5 votes)

Add your comment
Anonymous comments are not allowed here. Log in to post your comment
Choose your language:
Top of Page