Maritime Shipping & Trading Co

SHIP NAME O.N IMO BUILT G.T
Appledore (1)  161611    1929  5218 
1942 purchased from W. J. Tatem, Cardiff, 1951 sold to Cia de Nav. Centrale, Panama r/n Aeas, 1956 sold to Trasportes Maritimos Pacifico, Panama (Wheelock, Marden & Co, Hong Kong) r/n Tribeam, 1960 scrapped.
Maplewood  160728    1930  4562 
See Mapledore.
Mapledore  160728    1930  4562 
Ex-Maplewood, 1943 purchased from Constantine SS Co, Middlesbrough, 1945 r/n Mapledore, 1960 scrapped.
Lorca  162525    1931  4875 
See Loradore (1).
Loradore (1)  162525    1931  4875 
Built as Lorca for Cory & Strick Ltd, London, 1943 sold to Haldin & Philipps Ltd, London, 1944 purchased by Maritime Shipping & Trading, 1946 r/n Loradore, 13.8.1955 wrecked in fog on Magdalen Islands, Gulf of St. Lawrence.
Indore  169682    1943  7241 
Ex-Denewood, 1945 purchased from J. Jacobs & Co, London r/n Indore, 1961 transferred to United Merchants Shipping, London r/n Polegate, 1967 scrapped.
Castledore (1)  180019    1944  7255 
Ex-Samalness, 1947 purchased from MOWT r/n Castledore, 28.3.1951 lost propeller in 44.40N 08.22W, wrecked and broke in two, 5.2.1951 sank in 43.44N 07.31W.
Stratidore  183057    1949  4786 
1962 sold to Turkey r/n Deniz, 1962 r/n Istikbal, 1981 scrapped.
Appledore (2)  185884  5020976  1953  5842 
1964 sold to Persian Shipping Services,, London r/n Persian Roxana, 1967 sold to Rodosi Co, Piraeus r/n Marigo F, 1972 scrapped.
Georgidore  186041  5129318  1954  8063 
1964 sold to Lily C. Michalos, Piraerus r/n Costas Michalos, 1972 sold to Vrontados Cia Nav, Piraeus r/n Domina, 1974 scrapped.
Castledore (2)  187513  5065809  1956  7952 
1964 transferred to United Merchants Shipping, London, 1974 scrapped.
Loradore (2)  187778  5211757  1958  8077 
1966 sold to Argo (Hellas) Shipping, Piraeus r/n Aliartos, 1970 sold to Velos Cia Mar, Piraeus r/n Thomas A, 1975 sold to Montrose Nav Co, Piraeus r/n Irenes Banner, 19.1.1978 beached in Bonny River after fire.
Riverdore  300837  5297220  1959  8080 
1974 sold to Ardmore Shipping, Panama r/n Shah-E-Raza, 1975 sold to Clifden Bay Shipping, Panama r/n Al Karim, 1978 sold to Strathmoore Merchants, Panama r/n Bachdang, 1980 sold to Swiftsure Shipping, Panama r/n Eastern Conquest, 1982 scrapped.

Ted Finch 29-06-2012