Mersea Island Museum - Blackwater Ships

Ship:      HUMBER ARM
Arrived:20 January 1933
Departed:24 March 1933
Career:Torpedoed and sunk 8 July 1940.
Arrival date from Oyster Company ledger.
Departure date from Essex Record Office document DF 106/1/10/12 T&MNOFC Record of Ships Moored on Fishery 1930-33.

Chelmsford Chronicle of 27 Jan 1933 reported Walton lifeboat attended HUMBER ARM 20-01-33 on passage to River Blackwater

Tonnage:5,758 gross
Type:Cargo ship
Owner:Furness Withy
Official No:151649

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