Sold 1929 and converted to whale factory ship SOURABAYA for Christian Salvesen & Co., Edinburgh. She was torpedoed 27 October 1942 by submarine U436 54.32N 31.02W on a voyage New York to Liverpool with fuel oil.
1 Jan 1923 sailed London [Dundee Courier 3 Jan 1923]
1 Jan 1923 CARMARTHENSHIRE at Tollesbury [Liverpool Journal of Commerce 16 Jan 1923]
16 Jan 1923 at Tollesbury since 1 Jan 1923 [Liverpool Journal of Commerce]
21 Mar 1923 arrived London from Havana [Dundee Courier]
Dundee Courier 27 March 1923 records CARMARTHENSHIRE arrived Blackwater from London March 25.
Arrived 25 March 1923 departed 15 July 1923 [George Swieszkowski - Lloyds List]
Royal Mail Steam Packet Co.
Above: CARDIGANSHIRE or CARMARTHENSHIRE - part of a postcard of Bradwell on Sea. Date: 1920s. Source: Ron Green Collection
Above: Barge BLACKWATER at Bradwell on Sea. Date: 1920s. Source: Ron Green Collection