"GOOSE POINT" - 4,225 grt. 7,720 dwt. Built 1928 by R. Thompson, Sunderland U.K. as "FAIRWATER" for Fairwater Shipping Company, Cardiff, U.K.
1936: Purchased by Claymore Shipping Company, Cardiff, U.K.
1946: Sold to Basra Steam Shipping Co., Cardiff, U.K. Renamed :"SHERBORNE".
1948: Sold to Cereal Trade and Shipping Co. Ltd., London (Managers: J.D. McLaren & Co. Ltd.) Renamed "GOOSE POINT"
1951: Sold to Compania de Vapores Realma S.A., Panama. Renamed "REALMA"
1955: Sold to Union Meridiana de Navigacion S.A., Panama. Renamed "CHARO"
1959: Broken up at Ghent, Belgium by Van Heyghen Freres.
"GOOSE POINT" arrived at Napier, N.Z. on 5/11/1950 and then sailed to Wellington, arriving there 19/11/1950.
Sources: shipspotting.com, miramarshipindex.org.nz, mariners-list.com nzshipmarine.com
P.S. Basra Steam Shipping Co. of Cardiff was in existence from 1945 until 1952 and then sold to Graig Shipping, Cardiff.