Mersea Island Museum - Blackwater Ships


Ship:      ROXBURGH CASTLE
Arrived:15 October 1966
Departed:7 December 1966
Arrived 2:31 August 1967
Departed 2:3 October 1967.
Arrived 3:29 September 1969
Departed 3:9 October 1969
Career:Voyage Record Cards:
15 Oct 1966 arrived Blackwater from Hull. Sailed 7 December 1966 for River Tyne.
19/25 Aug 1967 Marseilles. 31 August 1967 arrived Blackwater. Sailed 3 October 1967 for Middlesborough.
Arrived River Blackwater 29 Sep 1969 from Southend Anchorage. Arrived Brest 15 Oct 1969

Mid Essex WSS - Lloyds List: arrived 15 Oct 1966 sailed 7 Dec 1966 arrived 13 Aug 1967 [sic] sailed 3 Oct 1967 arrived 29 Sep 1969 sailed 9 Oct 1969.

Broken up Shanghai 19 July 1971

Tonnage:8,003 gross
Built:1945
Type:Refrigerated ship
Owner:Union Castle Line
LR/IMO Number:180491
ID1180491

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