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Aboard Mark Prior, onto the berth at Deptford – then home – part 4

The 4th and final part of this Shipping TV special takes us up to the berth at Brewers Wharf, Deptford Creek, where Mark Prior has to be carefully and skilfully…

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,…

Aboard Mark Prior, at sea – part 2

Part 2 of our series filmed aboard sand boat Mark Prior as she heads towards JJ Prior’s wharf at Deptford Creek. This episode takes us from the River Colne Entrance…