Tag Archives: River Medway

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…

Historic tug Kent passing through Harwich Harbour, 21 August, 2017

After spending the weekend alongside at the Maritime Ipswich event, tug Kent passes through Harwich Harbour – heading home to the Medway.

Historic steamship VIC96 down the Thames – part 3, to the Medway

The 3rd part of Shipping TV’s unique video footage filmed aboard 70 year-old steamship VIC96, sailing down the Thames and up the River Medway. This time we steam from the…

Historic steamship VIC96 down the Thames – part 2, down river . .

More unique video footage filmed aboard 70 year-old steamship VIC96, sailing down the Thames and up the River Medway. Part 2 – as we gently leave the berth, and steam…

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…