Tilbury Passenger Landing Stage, Essex

Tilbury Passenger Landing Stage, Essex
Photograph taken 1947 © Historic England Archive ref: AA001237

The 'Suecia' docked at the landing stage in Tilbury. The ship was built in 1929 and ran the Gothenburg to London line until 1966. In 1947 only the ship's hull was painted white, as can be seen here.

Location

Thurrock Tilbury

Period

1940s (1946 - 1949)

Tags

sea water pier boat ship leisure transport 1940s (1946 - 1949)