Mersea Island Museum - Blackwater Ships


Ship:      HURUNUI
Arrived:19 July 1969
Departed:6 August 1969
Career:Ian Clarke particularly remembers that HURUNUI was in the river and had dressed over-all with flags for Regatta day. They were also unusually using their own lifeboat to go to and from the causeway.
Broken up 1973
Tonnage:11,276 gross
Built:1948
Type:Refrigerated ship
Owner:New Zealand Shipping Company
LR/IMO Number:5157066
Official No:181932
ID5157066

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