Mersea Island Museum - Blackwater Ships


Ship:      LAUREL BRANCH
Arrived:1930
Departed:Before 1 January 1931
Career:Built as BEETHOVEN, renamed BERWEN-1916, LAUREL BRANCH-1918, MENDIAN-June 1930. Broken up October 1933.
Peter Bibby postcard has LAUREL BRANCH in the Blackwater 1930 to 31 or 32.
Not mentioned in the Oyster Company ledger which starts 1 January 1931.
Tonnage:3,752 gross
Built:1903
Type:Cargo ship
Owner:Nautilus Steam Shipping Co. Ltd.
Official No:114654
ID1114654

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