Tilbury Dry Dock

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By Hazel Dolling

This postcard was issued for the opening of the Dry Dock. The following information is printed on the reverse:-

The New Tilbury Dry Dock is 750 feet long and 110 feet wide and can be readily extended to a total length of 1,000 feet. It possesses unique mechanical equipment including a "leading-in girder" and mechanical bilge blocks.

 

 

This page was added by Hazel Dolling on 21/01/2016.

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