Mersea Island Museum - Blackwater Ships


Ship:      EZRA
Arrived:21 May 1934
Departed:1 September 1934
Career:Built as ARDGOWAN renamed SILVERASH-1923, APSLEYHALL-1925, EZRA-1932, LABUD-1934. Torpedoed 19 June 1940 by submarine U32 51.06N 8.38W on voyage Cape Town to Liverpool with maize.

Arrived 21 May 1934 sailed 1 September 1934 [George Swieszkowski - Lloyds List]
3 Sep 1934 EZRA arrived Tyne Dock Engineering Dock from River Blackwater [Hartlepool Northern Daily Mail 4 Sep 1934]

Built:1918
Type:Cargo ship
Owner:Continental Indies Shipping Co. Ltd., Halifax Canada
Official No:142259
ID1142259

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