CHALLENGE entering Tilbury

Jack Willis

Elliot tugs CHALLENGE assisting a freighter into Tilbury. She was built in 1931. She is now a preserved vessel and part of the UK Historical Collection.

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  • Shown between 1969-73 in London Tugs colours. The last steam tug in the fleet stretching back to 1869 when Watkins introduced the first steam driven propeller tug ERA.

    By John Grainger (08/03/2021)

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