Union Castle refrigerated cargo ship ROWALLAN CASTLE laid up in the River Blackwater. These Union Castle ships were primarily used in the seasonal fruit trade and were regular visitors to the River Blackwater, making it difficult to date this photograph. ROWALLAN CASTLE was built 1943 and scrapped 1971 
Cat1 Blackwater-->Laid up ships Cat2 Ships and Boats-->Merchant -->Power

Union Castle refrigerated cargo ship ROWALLAN CASTLE laid up in the River Blackwater. These Union Castle ships were primarily used in the seasonal fruit trade and were regular visitors to the River Blackwater, making it difficult to date this photograph. ROWALLAN CASTLE was built 1943 and scrapped 1971
Date: c1968      


Photo: Mersea Museum - Ian Clarke Collection
Image ID IC09_149
Category 1 Blackwater-->Laid up ships
Category 2 Ships and Boats-->Merchant -->Power

This image is part of the Mersea Island Museum Collection.