London SE1 community website

Hope you're not using Tower Bridge tomorrow

Join in these discussions today! Log in or register.
Wednesday 25 June 2003 9.48pm
A few interesting vessels over the next month.
Too many to list here. One of the most interesting
should be the Swan Fan Makkum -- the worlds largest Brigantine
in late July.

Thursday, June 26:
HY 0700 (8.00am)
DQ 0900 (10.00am)
LD 1000 (11.00am)
HY 1030 (11.30am)
LD 1215 (1.15pm)
DQ 1300 (2.00pm)
RN 1405 (3.05pm)
LD 1430 (3.30pm)
DQ 1500 (4.00pm)
HY 1530 (4.30pm)
MA 1610 (5.10pm)
HY/LD/MA 1650 (5.50pm)
PL 1710 (6.10pm)
HY/LD/MA 1720 (6.20pm)
HY/LD 1830 (7.30pm)
FW 2015 (9.15pm)

BA = motor vessel Balmoral
DQ = replica paddle steamer Dixie Queen
FW = fireworks
HA = exploration ship Hanseatic
MA = Thames sailing barge May
HP = cruise ship Hebridean Princess
HY = Thames sailing barge Hydrogen
KC = paddle steamer Kingswear Castle
LD = Thames sailing barge Lady Daphne
MA = Thames sailing barge May
PL = Port of London Challenge rowing race
RN = Port of London Authority barge Royal Nore
SF = brigantine Swan fan Makkum (World's Largest Brigantine) July 24th
SW = cruise vessel Silver Wind
SP = cruise vessel Seabourn Pride
TA = Tower archaeology: river beach open
TU = tug(s)

Thursday 26 June 2003 9.59am
Cheers Phoney,

I will know to avoid the 78 bus on the way home!
Friday 27 June 2003 1.22pm
Pity I missed it.

It also explains the fireworks that I heard earlier this week.

How do you find out when such ships are coming through Tower Bridge? Is there a web site? Perhaps you can point me in the right direction.


Friday 27 June 2003 2.42pm
Nice fireworks last night, though even if they were in daylight!

To post a message, please log in or register..
Keep up with SE1 news

We have three email newsletters for you to choose from:

We are part of
Independent Community News Network
Email newsletter

For the latest local news and events direct to your inbox every Monday, you need our weekly email newsletter SE1 Direct.

7,000+ locals read it every week. Can you afford to miss out?

Read the latest issue before signing up

Also on the forum
Views expressed in this discussion forum are those of the contributors and may not reflect the editorial policy of this website. Please read our terms and conditions