Trinity House
Lightvessel No. 9


- active lightvessel from 1949 until today -

 


Technical data

Length o.a.: 137.25 feet (ca. 41.83 m)

Length: 119 feet (ca. 36.27m)

Beam: 25 feet (ca. 7.62 m)
Draught: 15 feet (ca. 4.57 m)

Authority: Trinity House, London

Year of construction: 1948

Shipyard: Philip & Son, Dartmouth, Devon, England

Yard-No.: 1172

Contract price: 61,865 £
Material: steel (riveted)
 

History

November 1946


ordered by Trinity House, London

February 18th, 1949


launched


1949


Shipwash station

 

1995
Foxtrott 3 station

2001
Greenwich station

Today


still in service as automatic light vessel

If anyone has news, I would be grateful for an e-mail.