Wednesday, 3 May 2017

British tug Marion II sold to the Netherlands according to the Dutch magazine Schip en Werf dated 12 June 1936

An item reported that on last Sunday the British ocean going tug Contest arrived at the shipyard of Verschure&Co., Amsterdam, Netherlands while towing the small tug Marion II of Hemsely Bell Ltd., Southampton, England. The Marion II was to be repaired and which was to be completed within 10 days. Also was reported that the Marion II was sold to a Dutch firm.