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Trinity House Lightvessel 18 (LV 18)

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Has been used as pirate radio vessel for Radio North Sea, Radio Caroline and others. Painted as a Pirate Radio ship for the film "The Boat that Rocked", although her scenes were cut from the final version of the film.
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Album name:mitko / England
Current status (active, not active, museum etc):Museum ship, decommissioned 1995
Construction details (year of built, shape etc):Built 1958 by Philip & Son at Dartmouth Devon Build cost £118,820.00 Displacement: 525 t; LOA 40m
Coordinates (in any format):51 56.5431N 01 17.1166E
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Date added:Feb 10, 2014
DateTime Original:2008:06:16 16:14:19
Keywords:Harwich ; England ; United Kingdom ; Lightship
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