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 Troopship EMPIRE PARKESTON at Hook of Holland. She was on a regular run from Parkeston Quay, Harwich.


She was built 1f930 by Cammell Laird, Birkenhead, as the PRINCE HENRY for Canadian National Steamships. 1946 she became EMPIRE PARKESTON. Scrapped in La Spezia, Italy in 1962.

Photo by Alf Jefferies shared by daughter Lynn Ballard 
Cat1 Ships and Boats-->Merchant -->Power

Troopship EMPIRE PARKESTON at Hook of Holland. She was on a regular run from Parkeston Quay, Harwich.

She was built 1f930 by Cammell Laird, Birkenhead, as the PRINCE HENRY for Canadian National Steamships. 1946 she became EMPIRE PARKESTON. Scrapped in La Spezia, Italy in 1962.
Photo by Alf Jefferies shared by daughter Lynn Ballard


Photo: Mersea Museum - Alf Jefferies
Image ID AJ01_311
Category 1 Ships and Boats-->Merchant -->Power


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This image is part of the Mersea Museum Collection.