1939 sold to Admiralty, camouflaged as HMS REVENGE. 1941 renamed EMPIRE PAKEHA. 1946 repurchased by Shaw Savill and chartered to Ministry of Food, used as a cold store. 1950 scrapped Briton Ferry.
Not listed in the Oyster Company ledger which begins 1 January 1931.
Shaw Savill & Albion
Above: Off Tollesbury Pier. Postcard 126366, not mailed.
Six vessels visible, thought to be L-R 1 to 3 not known, 4. VOLTAIRE, 5. PAKEHA, 6. HIGHLAND ROVER (left river 30 October 1932). Date: Before October 1932. Source: Mersea Museum / Cedric Gurton Postcards