The Agriculture moored alongside the Black Barn

The Agriculture moored alongside the Black Barn

Lovely photo showing the barge called the Agriculture moored alongside the Black Barn or Granary. The barn no longer exists and was demolished to enable the widening of the High St in...
Mary Birch

Mary Birch

Can you help? Is there someone amongst our contributors who had a family member who worked for Birch and or worked on the Mary Birch. Maybe some records in the Spalding Shipwreck Society????? If yes we would love to hear your memories. We are particularly interested...
S S Mary Birch

S S Mary Birch

The photograph is from the last owner who named it ‘’καλή τυχη’’ kali tichi, meaning good luck. Obviously the ship didn’t have such a good luck. It’s the only available photo of the ship i have found so far. The ships first name was Mary Birch until 1925, when it was...
S S Mary Birch

S S Mary Birch

Nikolas Sidiropoulos is researching a ship which sank in Greece, it’s name was Mary Birch and was built by Warrens New Holland shipyard. The facebook page of warrens gives the full story:  Now with the end of the war and the depression of 1925 shipbuilding was going...