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Preston Docks

Preston Docks

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Catalogue Reference: 277B
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This archive entry is © Longridge and District Local History Society.

This archive entry is courtesy of Mrs E Craig.

The Tug Hewitt which is berthed behind no 1 was named after Edgar Hewitt who was mayor of Preston in 1956/7. The Tug was built in Leith in 1951 and worked at Preston until; 1975 when she was sold to a Greek towage company. The docks closed on the 31st October 1981.

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