Mersea Island Museum - Blackwater Ships


Ship:      OLYMPOS
Arrived:22 December 1957
Departed:27 August 1960
Career:Built as FORT ASSINIBOINE. Renamed 48 LAURENTIAN LAKE, 51 OLYMPOS, 60 PENTELI II, 63 GIALIA, 63 PAXOI. Broken up China Mar 1967.
Oyster Company ledger first payment 9 weeks 5 days, 27 February 1958, Coulouthros Ltd. Last payment 2 weeks 1 day 27 August 1960, vacated berth.
Voyage Record Card: Arrived River Blackwater 22 December 1957 from Rotterdam. Sailed River Blackwater 27 August 1960 for Hamburg
Mid Essex WSS - Lloyds List: Sailed in for Hamburg tow WOTAN.
Tonnage:7,128 gross
Built:1943
Type:Cargo ship
Official No:168480
ID1168480

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