Categories: Industry, Tragedy
While berthed in Limehouse Basin undergoing a conversion, on 25 January 1980 a fire on this 1,000-ton petroleum gas tanker caused the death of Leading Fireman Stephen Maynard.
Our colleague Andrew Behan found the photo.
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Plaque erected on the 30th anniversary.
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Industrialist and inventor. From Preston. Set up a factory with a newly desi...
Paint manufacturer who ran the Atlas Dyeworks. Born Newington. 1861 was livin...
Born in Germany. Studied chemistry and then worked in factories, coming to En...
Foundry opened in Eccleston Street, Pimlico.
South African financier, b. London as Barnett Isaacs. Competitor of Cecil Rh...
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12,210 brave WW1 seamen remembered on the monument at Tower Hill.
23,831 brave WW2 seamen remembered on the monument at Tower Hill.