Capt. B. S. Haikney had been serving as chief officer for eight years when he arrived at Liverpool aboard the BALFE in May 1932, and after discharging her cargo she was taken round to the River Blackwater, where the BERNINI and BOSWELL had been laid-up for some considerable time.
Renamed STAR OF ADEN-1950, SYDNEY BREEZE-1955, GOLDEN BETA-1956.
Broken up Osaka 1 Feb 1959.
From Oyster Company ledger.
- 21 March 1935 hire of lighter.
Shields Daily News 30 July 1932 Lamport & Holt BALFE departed Liverpool 27-07-32 for River Blackwater,