Name FIDDOWN
Type Dry Cargo
Year 1940
GRT 319
Engines Motor (aft)
Builder GOOLE SHIPBUILDING & REPAIRING CO. LTD.
At GOOLE
Launch date 09-05-1940
Yard number 350
Owners Samuel Morris, Dublin (registered at Goole due to wartime export restrictions)
History

Sank after a collision with H.M.S. CAMPBELTOWN in the Mersey on 29/11/1940. Raised and beached at Tranmere on 7/7/1942, refloated 10/7/1942 and repaired. and re-entered service in 1943 as EMPIRE ESTUARY, Ministry of War Transport. 1946 GOLDFAWN of E. J. & W. Goldsmith, London. 1952 CREEKDAWN of Springwell Shipping Co. 1954 MURELL owned by James Tyrrell of Dublin.

Fate Broken up at Dublin in February 1972

 

FIDDOWN as CREEKDAWN

FIDDOWN as MURELL

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