The 10th of April History Calendar

A Ketch

On this day 138 years ago in 1880, Samuel Booth, 19 of the Stather built smack fell from the smacks' boat into the Humber and drowned. His body was found in the river on the 12th, near the Albert Dock extension.

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© Background Photograph by Sam Ablott.