Mersea Island Museum - Blackwater Ships


Ship:      PORT NICHOLSON
Arrived:27 July 1931
Departed:24 January 1932
Arrived 2:13 July 1936
Departed 2:16 November 1936
Career:Sunk by submarine 16 June 1942.
Dates from Oyster Company ledger - swivel on 23 February 1932.

"Haven of Rest" by Douglas Gurton lists the vessel but has no further info. See DJG_SHP

Tonnage:8,402 gross
Built:1919
Type:Refrigerated ship
Owner:Commonwealth & Dominion Line
Official No:143058
ID1143058

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