Mersea Island Museum - Blackwater Ships


Ship:      OVINGTON COURT
Arrived:June 1932
Departed:23 September 1932
Career:Essex Record Office document DF 106/1/10/12 T&MNOFC Record of Ships Moored on Fishery 1930-33 gives dates and says "Not on Fishery".
Built as AMBLESTONE, renamed OVINGTON COURT 1927. Wrecked 26 November 1940 at Durban, South Africa.
Tonnage:4,742 gross
Built:1924
Type:Cargo ship
Owner:United British Steam Ship Company
Official No:145740
ID1145740

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