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BLACK COCK

Posted: Fri Oct 14, 2011 5:57 pm
by yorkieman
BLACKCOCK.jpg
As built, coal fired
BLACKCOCK1939B.jpg
After comversion to oil

Re: BLACK COCK

Posted: Sun Oct 16, 2011 9:41 am
by Bill Harvey
BLACK COCK (2) (1939 - 1967)
O.N. 166274. 168g. 0n. 95.1 x 25.1 x 11.5 feet.
T.3-cyl. (16", 26” & 42" x 27") engine by the shipbuilder. 124nhp. 1,000ihp.
19.6.1939: Launched by Cammell, Laird & Company Ltd., Birkenhead (Yard No. 1042) for the Liverpool Screw Towing and Lighterage Company, Liverpool.
7.1939: Completed.
1966: The Liverpool Screw Towing and Lighterage Company was sold to the Alexandra Towing Company
Ltd.
1967: Sold to W. H. Arnott, Young & Company, Dalmuir, for demolition.