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 The Aberdeen Line Triple S.S. DEMOSTHENES. She was built 1911 for the service to South Africa and Australia, and scrapped in 1931. 11,223 tons gross. Official No. 129362. Manager Geo. Thompson & Co.

Thomas Henry Bossence Batten of Tollesbury served as a Baker on board DEMOSTHENES and left the ship in Australia June 1915 to join the Australian Army. He was Killed in Action in France July ...
Cat1 Tollesbury-->Yachting Cat2 Ships and Boats-->Merchant -->Power

The Aberdeen Line Triple S.S. DEMOSTHENES. She was built 1911 for the service to South Africa and Australia, and scrapped in 1931. 11,223 tons gross. Official No. 129362. Manager Geo. Thompson & Co.
Thomas Henry Bossence Batten of Tollesbury served as a Baker on board DEMOSTHENES and left the ship in Australia June 1915 to join the Australian Army. He was Killed in Action in France July 1916.
Date: c1914      


Photo: Mersea Museum - Jenny Bibby Collection
Image ID PBIB_APP_258
Category 1 Tollesbury-->Yachting
Category 2 Ships and Boats-->Merchant -->Power


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This image is part of the Mersea Museum Collection.