Mersea Island Museum - Blackwater Ships


Ship:      CHEPSTOW CASTLE
Arrived:Before August 1924
Departed:c4 October 1924
Career:Built as ANGLO-BRAZILIAN, renamed CHEPSTOW CASTLE 1915. Wrecked Rothesay Bay 7 Apr 1932 whilst laid up. Broken up Port Glasgow.

Shields Daily News Issue 08 Aug 1924 CHEPSTOW CASTLE arrived Tees 06-10-24 from Tollesbury

Tonnage:7,468 gross
Built:1913
Type:Cargo ship
Owner:Union Castle Mail SS Co. Ltd.
Official No:135294
ID1135294

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