Mersea Island Museum - Blackwater Ships


Ship:      NACELLA
Arrived:3 Feb 1958
Departed:Before 7 Mar 1960
Career:Broken up Bo'ness 7 Mar 1960, arrived in tow of tug ENGLISHMAN.
Oyster Company ledger only named payment is 4 wks 4 days compensation 1 February 1958.
Tonnage:8,196 gross
Built:1943
Type:Tanker
Owner:Shell Tankers
Official No:168444
ID1168444

Shell tankers laid up in River Blackwater. The central vessel is thought to be NACELLA. Date: c1959.

Above:  Shell tankers laid up in River Blackwater. The central vessel is thought to be NACELLA. Date: c1959.
Source: Brian Jay Collection


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