Camel 5

Vessel name on Arrival: Camel 5

Camel on Mersey Camel on Mersey - 2

Original Builder: Leith shipyard

Original Yard No:

Official Number: 140532

Vessel Type: salvagevessel


Year Built: 1917

Arrival Date: 19/03/1965

Breakup Started: 22/03/1965

Date First Beached: 04/04/1965

Date Breakup Completed: 28/09/1965

Draught For’d: 4' 0"

Draught Aft: 4' 0"

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Salvage vessel supplied to the Mersey Docks & Harbour Board


(Further details unavailable to date, but the two images attached show typical camel craft on Merseyside)