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PS Christopher Wren
Built in 1905 by Rennie at Greenwich, as subcontractor to J I Thornycroft of Southampton
Engines : Compound Diagonal by Scott of Greenock
Length : 130 feet
120 Gross Registered Tonnes

Served London County Council's River Thames service from Greenwich to Hammersmith from 1905-1907
Sold in 1909 to the City Steamboat Company, serving on the Thames until the First World War in late 1914
Sent to Mesopotamia in 1916 on war service

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