Mersea Island Museum - Blackwater Ships


Ship:      NEWCOMBIA
Arrived:1958
Departed:Before 26 Sep 1959
Career:Broken up Antwerp 26 Sep 1959, arrived in tow tug CLYDE.
Tonnage:8,292 gross
Built:1945
Type:Tanker
Owner:Shell Tankers
Official No:180497
ID1180497

NEWCOMBIA laid up in River Blackwater. Yawl THALASSA in foreground. Date: c1959.

Above:  NEWCOMBIA laid up in River Blackwater. Yawl THALASSA in foreground. Date: c1959.
Source: Mersea Museum / Paul Baker Collection


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