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Navigation/River Stour

Catalogue ref: pa280

Category: Transport

Period: 1919-1939

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Arthur Essex, in his Grammar School uniform, surveys one of the 14 redundant barges sitting in Allenís cut in 1923. Legend has it that they were scuttled there to prevent them falling into the hands of any invading German army.


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