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no.1876

SY Earl Grey

1909

View of smart ocean going steam yacht at speed, close to a coast with low hills No flags. Probably sea trials in the Clyde estuary. A Vice Regal Yacht and icebreaker but sold to the Tsarist Russian Government as Kanada. Reverted to Canadian, as earl Grey, and then as FEDOR LITKE, owned by the Russian Government (Soviet). She was refitted on the Mersey in 1947/48 and was still in service in the White Sea as late as 1962.

https://www.sankeyphotoarchive.uk/collection/view/?id=9885

no.1876

SY Earl Grey

1909

View of smart ocean going steam yacht at speed, close to a coast with low hills No flags. Probably sea trials in the Clyde estuary. A Vice Regal Yacht and icebreaker but sold to the Tsarist Russian Government as Kanada. Reverted to Canadian, as earl Grey, and then as FEDOR LITKE, owned by the Russian Government (Soviet). She was refitted on the Mersey in 1947/48 and was still in service in the White Sea as late as 1962.

Location: Not local Cumbria Archives Reference: BDB 86/1/7656
Sankey Number: 1876

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