Mersea Island Museum - Blackwater Ships


Ship:      KING ALFRED
Arrived:18 November 1962
Departed:14 March 1963
Career:Built as EMPIRE RAY. Renamed KING ALFRED 1945. Broken up BU Hamburg 16 March 1963.
Oyster Company ledger 8 December 1962 compensation 2 weeks 5 days.
14 March 1963 compensation 1 week 5 days.
Arrived 18 Nov 1962 departed 14 Mar 1963 for Hamburg in tow tugs FAIRPLAY 1 and WILLIAM TH. STRAATMANN [George Swieszkowski - Lloyds List]
Tonnage:6,919 gross
Built:1941
Type:Cargo ship
Owner:King Line Ltd.
Official No:167003
ID1167003

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