1939 sold to Admiralty, camouflaged as HMS REVENGE. 1941 renamed EMPIRE PAKEHA. 1946 repurchased by Shaw Savill and chartered to Ministry of Food, used as a cold store. 1950 scrapped Briton Ferry.
Not listed in the Oyster Company ledger which begins 1 January 1931.
Voyage Record Card gives arrival off Tollesbury 11 June 1930 and departure 21 October 1930 for Middlesborough.
Shaw Savill & Albion
Above: PAKEHA Source: Mersea Museum / Peter Bibby Collection
Above: Off Tollesbury Pier. Postcard 126366, not mailed.
Six vessels visible, thought to be L-R 1 to 3 not known, 4. VOLTAIRE (15 Oct 1930 to 7 May 1932), 5. PAKEHA (June to 21 October 1930, 6. HIGHLAND ROVER Date: c18 October 1930. Source: Mersea Museum / Cedric Gurton Tollesbury