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Aboard Mark Prior, Up the Thames – part 3

We’ve rounded Shoeburyness, passed the mighty Southend Pier, and we’re on the home run for central London, aboard Mark Prior, a 295 tonne dwt sand carrier. Join Skipper Peter Barc,…

London-bound aboard Mark Prior – part 1

Join us aboard sand boat Mark Prior as she leaves Fingringhoe heading for JJ Priors wharf and depot at Deptford Creek. This part shows us the ship, next time we’ll…