Mersea Island Museum - Blackwater Ships


Ship:      PHORKYSS
Arrived:28 May 1960
Departed:9 August 1960
Career:Built as EMPIRE MACCALLUM [merchant aircraft carrier]. Renamed DORIS CLUNIES-1947, SUNROVER-1951, EUDOXIA-1957, PHORKYSS-1959. Broken up Sakai 10 Nov 1960.
Oyster Company ledger first entry 18 June 1960 compensation 3 weeks 1 day, W. Fieldgate.
9 August 1960 vacated berth.
Tonnage:8,252 gross
Built:1943
Type:Cargo ship
Official No:169508
ID1169508

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