The Metrec Vulture

By Paul Smith (

The Metrec Vulture, with the Caledonian Princess in the background - Feb 1982 Taken by ex Tideway pupil, Paul Smith.

Photo: Illustrative image for the 'NEWHAVEN HARBOUR' page
This page was added by Jackie Blackwell on 03/09/2007.
Comments about this page

Wasn't Metrec the trade name, short for Metal Recovery(ies) run by the local Entrepreneur Mike ???? who owned and ran the Company I seem to recall. Didn't he get a contract to recover metal from the sunken WW1 German Fleet at Scapa Flow?

By Richard Beckett
On 08/03/2008

Mike Newton-Smith is the name you're looking for.

By Andy Gilbert
On 12/03/2008

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