Certificate no 1532
Status Archived


Function Cargo Vessel
Subfunction Barge
Location NONE
Vessel type Spritsail Barge
Archive reason Disposed
Current use None
Available to hire No
Available for excursions No
Info required Yes


Builder Shrubsall, Horace, Ipswich
Built in 1898
Hull material Wood
Rig Unknown
Number of decks 1
Number of masts 2
Propulsion Sail
Primary engine type Unknown
Boiler type None
Boilermaker None


Breadth: Beam
20.30 feet (6.19 m)
5.67 feet (1.73 m)
Length: Overall
82.75 feet (25.24 m)
Tonnage: Gross
Air Draft
To be confirmed


ANGLIA was built in 1898 at London.  Built by Horace Shrubshall her first owners  wereEdward Alfred Hibbs, Brighlingsea (sail maker 32 shares) and Geroge Newman, Great Bentley, Essex.

On rear of original ceritificate of registry are the stamps of the various masters inlcuing A E Gunn, H F Booth, F C Ling and Frank Leek. Frederick Ling is shown as last master on 29 September 1956. George Newman died on 19 July 1927 appointing his widow Annie Thorne Newman and Walter Stanley Newman as executors. On the 8th June 1928 George Newman's 32 shares are sold to George Ventris, Great Wakering, Essex (master mariner).

Sold on 20 September 1940 to R & W Paul Limited, Ipswich, signed by Herbert Hearfield Oxley, Company Secretary.  Sold to various other owners from then onwards.

The vessel was disposed of in 2012. Although this vessel has been disposed,we are lacking information in order to update her record. If you have any past information, please contact us.


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