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A Romanian torpedo boat at the Thames Ironworks.
|A Romanian torpedo boat at the Thames Ironworks.|
|© National Maritime Museum, London|
|Repro ID: H2682|
|Description: In 1905 the Romanian government had ordered eight torpedo vedette boats, for service on the River Danube, from the Thames Ironworks. Each had a displacement of 405 tons. The image above shows one of the vessels on the stocks prior to launching.|
|Credit line: Newham Archives and Local Studies Library collection.|