Mersea Island Museum - Blackwater Ships


Ship:      CAPE RION
Arrived:11 Feb 1984
Departed:1 Jun 1984
Career:Arrived in River Blackwater as PONZA. Renamed CAPE RION-1984, AGHION OROS-1990, HALLDIS-1993. Broke up Alang 29 Jul 1996

Arrived 11 Feb 1984 as PONZA, departed 31 May 1984 as CAPE RION [George Swieszkowski - Lloyds List]
Swivelled by Ashley Upsher as PONZA 16 Feb 1984 and removing turns from PONZA (CAPE RION) 1 Jun 1984 £31.08.

Tonnage:8,908 gross
Built:1972
Type:Cargo ship
LR/IMO Number:7205776
ID7205776

PONZA laid up in the River Blackwater.

Above:  PONZA laid up in the River Blackwater.
Source: Mersea Museum / Ian Clarke Collection


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