Mersea Island Museum - Blackwater Ships

Ship:      LONGWOOD
Arrived:27 August 1931
Departed:2 January 1933
Career:Arrival dates from Oyster Company ledger.
Departure date from Essex Record Office document DF 106/1/10/12 T&MNOFC Record of Ships Moored on Fishery 1930-33.
Shields Daily News 04 Jan 1933 LONGWOOD arrived River Tyne (Middle Dock) 04-01-33 from River Blackwater

"Haven of Rest" by Douglas Gurton lists the vessel but has no further info. See DJG_SHP

Broken up Blyth 10 June 1955.

Tonnage:9,463 gross
Owner:John I. Jacobs
Official No:162473

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