Tag Archives: historic ship

Shipping TV Archive: VIC96 passing through Harwich Harbour and arriving at Ipswich

History Afloat: 1945-built steam-powered Victualling Inshore Craft (VIC) 96, passes through Harwich Harbour on the 14 August 2015, passes under the Orwell Bridge and enters Ipswich Wet Dock, to join…

Ancient & Modern – sailing trawler Excelsior at Lowestoft; 31 October 2019

The restored 1923 sailing trawler Excelsior, LT472 enters Lowestoft inner harbour through the Bascule Bridge, and a look at a trio of more modern vessels alongside the quays.

Aboard steam ship VIC 96 at Maritime Ipswich, 2017

Having a chat with crew member Julian Swift aboard the beautifully preserved steam ship VIC 96 at Maritime Ipswich, 2017:

Historic steamship VIC96 down the Thames – part 1, firing up.

Unique video footage filmed aboard 70 year-old steamship VIC96, sailing down the Thames and up the River Medway. Part 1 – lighting up the boiler and building steam for the…