Mersea Island Museum - Blackwater Ships


Ship:      PIAKO
Arrived:28 July 1972
Departed:3 August 1972
Career:Renamed REEFER QUEEN-1979. Broken up 1984.
Tonnage:9,985 gross
Built:1962
Type:Refrigerated ship
Owner:New Zealand Shipping Company
LR/IMO Number:5277593
Official No:302884
ID5277593

New Zealand Shipping Company's PIAKO awaiting employment in the River Blackwater.

Rick Hogben Collection from SSBR Archive. BT/28/1 Date: August 1972.

Above:  New Zealand Shipping Company's PIAKO awaiting employment in the River Blackwater. Rick Hogben Collection from SSBR Archive. BT/28/1 Date: August 1972.
Source: Mersea Museum / SSBR


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