Mersea Island Museum - Blackwater Ships


Ship:      PENNYWORTH
Arrived:13 May 1935
Departed:6 July 1935
Career:Built as GOGOVALE. Renamed PENNYWORTH-1918 PONTBRIAND-1935, ORAO-1935, XXIV MAGGIO-1937. Scuttled Amsterdam 22 September 1944.
From Oyster Company ledger - owner/agent Furness Withy.
- 3 July 1935 now PONTBRIAND.
- 6 July 1935 unmoor. Owner/agent Ambrose Davies Mathews Ltd.
Tonnage:5,388 gross
Built:1916
Type:Cargo ship
Owner:Dalgleish Steam Navigation Company
Official No:137828
ID1137828

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