Mersea Island Museum - Blackwater Ships


Ship:      UFFINGTON COURT
Arrived:19 June 1932
Departed:Before 24 September 1932
Career:Built as UFFINGTON COURT. Renamed SVARTEN 1952, OCEAN PRIDE 1960, FU AN 1962. Broken up Kaohsiung November 1967

Voyage Record Card: Arrived River Blackwater 19 June 1932 from Hull. Arrived River Tyne 24 September 1932 (from River Blackwater).

Shields Daily News 29 Jun 1932 Haldin & Phillips UFFINGTON COURT at Tollesbury (since) 19-06-32
Shields Daily News 7 Sep 1932 Haldin & Phillips UFFINGTON COURT at Tollesbury
Hartlepool Daily Mail of 26 Sep 1932 reported UFFINGTON COURT arrived River Tyne 24-09-32 from River Blackwater
Shields Daily News 26 Sep 1932 reported UFFINGTON COURT is in River Tyne at Vickers Armstrong

Tonnage:4,976 gross
Built:1929
Type:Cargo ship
Owner:United British SS Co. Ltd
Official No:161308
ID1161308

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