Saturday, 17 February 2018

British steamship Auricula sold towards the Netherlands to be broken up according to the Dutch magazine Schip en Werf dated 3 May 1934

An item reported that the British steamship Auricula of 1.200 tons deadweight and built by Mackie&Thomson, Glasgow, Scotland in 1901 was sold by A.H. Smith/United Shipping Company Limited, London, England to the N.V. Holland Scheepswerf en machinefabriek, Hendrik-Ido-Ambacht, Netherlands to be broken up. She was already for some time laid up at Rouaan, France.