Reminder from Gillingham Pier
|Owner||F W Horlock, Mistley|
|Builder||Mistley Shipping Company |
|Class and type||Thames barge|
|Length||87.84 feet (26.77 m)|
|Beam||19.38 feet (5.91 m)|
|Draught||6.49 feet (1.98 m)|
|Sail plan||Spritsail with bowsprit|
Reminder is one of seven Thames barges built between 1925 and 1930 for F W Horlock, Mistley.
In 1924 the Horlocks commissioned seven new steel Thames barges, of which Reminder was the fourth. Six of these ‘seven sisters’ are still afloat: Blue Mermaid was lost to a mine in World War 2.  They were built at Mistley.
|Name||Active||Built||Tons||Official no.||Current owner|
|Reminder||Yes||1929||79||161033||Topsail Charters Ltd|
|Resourceful||No||1930||77||161039||I & R Stubbs|
|Ref||As of 2016|