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A Service Call to Red Sands Radio Fort

From the All Tide Landing, Queenborough, Isle-of-Sheppey on 28th June 2017

X-Pilot astern of 'London Queen'

X-Pilot astern of 'London Queen'

X-Pilot on the All Tide Landing Head

X-Pilot on the All Tide Landing Head

'London Queen'

'London Queen' formerly the Gosport Ferry 'Gosport Queen'

Built in 1966 by Vestas she ran for 50 years leaving Portsmouth for the final time on 28th February 2016

Bought by London Party Boats based at Festival Pier on the River Thames was handed over in January 2017

'Asian Breeze'

SUEC Car RoRo Ship 'Asian Breeze' at Sheerness


The 29874 gross ton 164m long 28m beam car carrier was built by Shin Kurushima, Tokyo in 1983 & is registered in Singapore

Tugs Svitzer Monarch, Svitzer Victory & Svitzer Intrepid

Tugs at Garrison Point - 'Svitzer Monarch', 'Svitzer Victory' & 'Svitzer Intrepid'

Built in Hong Kong they joined the Medway fleet in May 2017

Red Sands: Control, G3, 4 & 1 X-Pilot from top level G1

Red Sands: Control, G3, 4 & 1
X-Pilot from top level G1

Remains of the Galley installed by Red Sands Radio in 2007

Remains of the Galley installed by Red Sands Radio in 2007

Complete set of Kitchen Tools The Red Sands Radio Antenna

Complete set of Kitchen Tools
The Red Sands Radio Antenna

Southern Gun Tower #1 Gun Tower #1 & 4

Southern Gun Tower #1
Gun Tower #1 & 4

Gun Tower #4 & 1 Gun Tower #3, 4 & 1

Gun Tower #4 & 1
Gun Tower #3, 4 & 1

The full set Red Sands Army Gun Towers

The full set Red Sands Army Gun Towers

X-Pilot Logo

Details of X-Pilot Sailings

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