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Name Official number Flag IMO
LOCHINVAR  128219  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1908  16/04/1908   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger Ferry  Steel  
Builder Yard Yard no
Scott & Sons, Bowling   208 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
178 grt / 64 nrt / 145.2 ft  24.1 ft  7.5 ft   
Engine builder L Gardner & Sons Ltd., Manchester
Engine detail
Motor 350ihp 288bhp 1-screw

Reengined 1949 Davey Paxman & Co Ltd, Colchester
Twin M6cyl 7"x7¾" 160bhp 12kn 2-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
David MacBrayne Ltd, Glasgow  Glasgow   
Other names
1961 ANZIO I 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1928 David MacBrayne (1928) Ltd, Glasgow.
193x David MacBrayne Ltd, Glasgow

1961 Charles Harvey & William Foreman (t/a Southend Excursion Vessels, and Thames & Medway Navigation Co), Southend-on-Sea
1966 Cromarty Cruises, Inverness 
Vessel history
1949 converted from single to twin-screw
c1939 201grt 75nrt; 1949 216grt 78nrt 
End year Fate / Status
1966  Wrecked 02/04/1966 
Disposal Detail
Lost only 500 yards from the shore during a storm off Donna Nook, Lincolnshire with the loss of her entire crew of 13 who were taking her on her delivery voyage from the Thames to Cromarty. Rocket lines failed to reach the vessel. 


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