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The "Medomsley" was a British cargo steamship. It sailed under several different names after its launch in June 1924. In November 1940, as the steamship "Creemuir," it was sunk by aircraft while in a convoy off the coast of Scotland.
The "Portland Evening Express" often ran shipping news articles that detailed the status of ships while in the harbor.
About This Item
- Title: Steamship "Medomsley," Portland Harbor, ca. 1926
- Creation Date: circa 1926
- Subject Date: circa 1926
- Town: Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Glass Negative
- Dimensions: 8.3 cm x 10.8 cm
- Local Code: Coll. 1949, 2005.061.12275
- Collection: Portland Press Herald glass negative collection
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