Mersea Island Museum - Blackwater Ships


Ship:      MOBILOIL
Arrived:20 December 1931
Departed:16 May 1932
Arrived 2:28 August 1932
Departed 2:11 December 1932
Arrived 3:16 November 1933
Career:Renamed VOCO-1936, IONIAN EXPLORER-1949. Broken up Rosyth 9 February 1955.
Dates from Oyster Company ledger.
- 16 May 1932 Left Fishery.
- 28 August 1932 charged for 4 men in Ltr.
- 16 November 1933 hire of ltr. mooring.
Tonnage:5,090 gross
Built:1925
Type:Tanker
Owner:Vacuum Oil Company
Official No:148653
ID1148653

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