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Ref. No: WanPs-0005                                                                                      OS Ref: TR095177
Location: BEACH      DUNGENESS      KENT
Archive date: Circa  1945    Archive Author: Unknown
Info: P.L.U.T.O.Conundrum. Following successful trials with a large prototype in early 1944 five conuns were commissioned to a modified design. The new drums of 30 feet diameter were fabricated in Scunthorpe, erected in Tilbury Docks and launched into the Thames. Each of the conuns weighed in at 250 tons and had a combined capacity to carry up to 60 nautical miles of HAMEL pipes