Categories: Tragedy, Industry
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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Businessman, inventor and manufacturer of pottery. Born Vauxhall Walk where h...
Industrialist and inventor. From Preston. Set up a factory with a newly desi...
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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.