Mersea Island Museum - Blackwater Ships


Ship:      SKIATHOS
Arrived:5 November 1962
Departed:8 April 1963
Career:It is not clear which SKIATHOS this is. Candidates are ON 246345 10,297/1944 - tanker converted to ore/oil carrier, or Liberty Ship ON 244980 built as CHARLES PADDOCK, 7,207/1944. Both these were named SKIATHOS at the time.
Oyster Company ledger 8 December 1962 compensation 4 weeks 5 days Edgar Forster & Co.
8 April 1963 1 week 2 days
Type:
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