Mersea Island Museum - Blackwater Ships


Ship:      LAOMEDON
Arrived:3 May 1932
Departed:15 July 1932
Career:Broken up Faslane 22 December 1949.
From Oyster Company ledger:
- 3 May 1932 arrived off fishery.
No further mention in the ledger.
Shields Daily News 11 May 1932 in River since 3 May 1932; 13 July 1932 in River. 20 July 1932 Alfred Holt & Co LAOMEDON at Hull (since) 16-07-32
Hull Daily Mail of 15 Jul 1932 reported LAOMEDON due Hull (King George Dock) 16 Jul 1932, to dry-dock and bunker, leaves London ( River Blackwater ) 15-07-32
Tonnage:6,693 gross
Built:1912
Type:Passenger cargo
Owner:Alfred Holt & Company
Official No:131442
ID1131442

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