Mersea Island Museum - Blackwater Ships
|Ship: ||CEDAR BRANCH|
|Arrived:||14 April 1931|
|Departed:||16 June 1932|
|Career:||Ritson's Branch Line. Sold to A. Lusi, London and renamed AENOS - 1932. Sunk by submarine U-38 59.00N 13.00W 17th October 1940.
Dates from Oyster Company ledger. From 1 June 1932 she appears as AENOS.
"Haven of Rest" by Douglas Gurton lists vessel but has no further info. See DJG_SHP
Essex Chronicle 8 May 1931 describes her as having 'three masts and bows similar to those of a schooner'.
|Owner:||F. & W. Ritson|
Copyright Mersea Island Museum Trust 2019