Built as VALEMORE for Johnston Line (Furness Withy). 1929 renamed LONDON CITIZEN. 2 Aug 1936 broken up Rosyth.
Dates from Oyster Company ledger - moored 23 February 1932.
Norfolk and North American Shipping Company
Above: Postcard showing vessels laid up off Tollesbury. The centre vessel is LONDON CITIZEN. Date: 1935. Source: Mersea Museum / Cedric Gurton Tollesbury
Above: LONDON CITIZEN laid up the River Blackwater west of Tollesbury pier [Peter Bibby]. Back of card is marked LONDON CITIZEN 1918 and 7.34 and John G. Callis.
Ex- VALEMORE 1930 transferred from Johnston Line renamed LONDON CITIZEN, 1936 sold to Chambers & Co., Liverpool and scrapped.
Vessel moored in river 23 February 1932 and left 31 July 1936. [Oyster Company ledger]. Date: July 1934. Source: Mersea Museum / Ian Clarke Collection
Above: Laid up in River Blackwater, thought to be LONDON CITIZEN, which was laid up in the river 23 February 1932 to 31 July 1936. Date: c1933. Source: Ron Green Collection / Don Wright