Mersea Island Museum - Blackwater Ships

Ship:      HURUNUI
Arrived:19 July 1969
Departed:6 August 1969
Career:Ian Clarke particularly remembers that HURUNUI was in the river and had dressed over-all with flags for Regatta day. They were also unusually using their own lifeboat to go to and from the causeway.
Broken up 1973

Arrived Blackwater from London and departed for London (

Tonnage:11,276 gross
Type:Refrigerated ship
Owner:New Zealand Shipping Company
LR/IMO Number:5157066
Official No:181932

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