Mersea Island Museum - Blackwater Ships


Ship:      PORT DARWIN
Arrived:Before 11 September 1935
Departed:10 November 1935
Career:Broken up Barrow 5 August 1949.
Dates from Oyster Company ledger (first date 4 Sep 1935).
Shields Daily News of 22 Aug 1935 reported PORT DARWIN (is) at London (since) 05-08-35
Shields Daily News of 04-09-35 reported PORT DARWIN at London
Shields Daily News of 11-09-35 reported PORT DARWIN at River Blackwater
Shields Daily News of 24-09-35 reported PORT DARWIN at River Blackwater
Tonnage:10,365 gross
Built:1918
Type:Refrigerated ship
Owner:Commonwealth & Dominion Line Ltd.
Official No:140446
ID1140446

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