Mersea Island Museum - Blackwater Ships


Ship:      POLA
Arrived:14 Feb 1984
Departed:22 May 1984
Career:Renamed CAPE SYROS-1984
Swivelled by Ashley Upsher 14 Feb 1984 as POLA and unswivelled as CAPE SYROS 21 May 1984
Mid Essex WSS - Lloyds List: arrived 14 Feb 1984 sailed 22 May 1984 as CAPE SYROS.
Tonnage:8,898 gross
Built:1978
Type:Cargo ship
Owner:Pola Shipping Co., Monrovia, Liberia
LR/IMO Number:7705491
ID7705491

POLA laid up in the River Blackwater. She arrived 14 February 1984 as POLA, was renamed CAPE SYROS and sailed 21 May 1984. Date: cApril 1984.

Above:  POLA laid up in the River Blackwater. She arrived 14 February 1984 as POLA, was renamed CAPE SYROS and sailed 21 May 1984. Date: cApril 1984.
Source: Mersea Museum / Tony Stacey Collection

POLA laid up in the River Blackwater April 1984

Above:  POLA laid up in the River Blackwater April 1984
Source: Mersea Museum / Ian Clarke Collection


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