Mersea Island Museum - Blackwater Ships


Ship:      HUNTSBROOK
Arrived:18 July 1959
Departed:1 November 1959
Career:Built as EMPIRE MACALPINE [merchant aircraft carrier] DERRYNANE-1947, HUNTSBROOK-1951, SUVA BREEZE-1960, DJATINGALEH-1965, SAN ERNESTO-1966, PACIFIC ENDEAVOUR-1968. Broken up Hong Kong 21 Feb 1970.
Oyster Company ledger first entry 4 weeks compensation, 15 August 1959. Last entry 1 week 6 days compensation paid to Clarke & Carter, 1 November 1959.
Tonnage:7,954 gross
Built:1943
Type:Cargo ship
Official No:123106
ID1123106

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