Mersea Island Museum - Blackwater Ships


Ship:      THISTLEGARTH
Arrived:16 November 1930
Departed:21 February 1931
Career:Torpedoed 15 October 1940.
Dates from Oyster Company ledger - agent Furness Withy.
Voyage Record Card: Arrived River Blackwater 16 November 1930 from London.

Shields Daily News 7 Jan 1931 Albyn Line THISTLEGARTH (is) at Tollesbury
Shields Daily News 23 Feb 1931 THISTLEGARTH arrived River Wear 22-02-31 from River Blackwater

Tonnage:4,750 gross
Built:1929
Type:Cargo ship
Owner:Allan Black & Company
Official No:160314
ID1160314

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