Mersea Island Museum - Blackwater Ships


Ship:      NEVASA
Arrived:c28 January 1948
Departed:22 March 1948
Career:Reference on www.clydesite.co.uk says "resumed commercial service in 1946 but was basically a troopship. Jan 1948 laid up in the River Blackwater and then scrapped at Bo'ness". Arrived Bo'ness 25 Mar 1948.
From Oyster Company ledger:
- 12 March 1948 Compensation 6 wks 1 day, owner British India Steam Nav. Co.
- 22 March 1948 Compensation 1 week 3 days.
Tonnage:9,070 gross
Built:1913
Type:Troop ship
Owner:British India S N Co.
Official No:133102
ID1133102

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