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Name Official number Flag IMO
CATARINA  84252  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1880  24/06/1880   
Vessel type Vessel description
Yacht   Iron Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Robert Steele & Co., Greenock Cartsburn  111 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
455 grt / 309 nrt / 581 tm 186.4 ft  26.1 ft  15.8 ft   
Engine builder Robert Steele & Co., Greenock
Engine detail
C2cyl 28"48"x30" 110nhp, 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
James Houldsworth, Coltness, Lanarkshire  Cowes  25/02/1881 
Other names
1886 SANS PEUR - 1890 CATARINA - 1891 ROMOLA - 1894 CATARINA - c1905 SANS PEUR - 1907 GOIZEKO-IZARRA - 1915 SAYONARA - 1918 KEFALONIA - by 1921 POPI - 1935 EPIROS - 1940 BETTY - 1940 PACIFIC - 1941 TIQVA 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1886 Duke of Sutherland, London
1890 John G Fay, Southampton

1891 E. D. Morgan, Cowes
1892 Joseph Pulitzer, New York
1894 Earl of Caernarvon - reg Portsmouth
1894 Patrick Rattray, Glasgow
1895 Wallace M Johnstone, London
1900 Camper & Nicholsons Ltd, Gosport
1907 Alfred Norton, Portsmouth
4/1907 Ramon de la Sota, Bilbao
1911 A. J. Drexel, Philadelphia
1919 Inglessis & Phocas Vagliano, Piraeus
by 1923 G Potomianos, Piraeus - reg Piraeus
1931 Epirotiki Steam Navigation Co (George Potomianos), Piraeus
1940 Balkans & Near East Shipping Agency S.A., Panama
1940 S. Avgherinos, Panama
1941 Palestine Transport & Shipping Co (N. W. Purvis), Haifa 
Vessel history
25/6/1915 requisitioned by Admiralty as auxiliary patrol yacht HMS SAYONARA.
11/10/1918 returned to owners
1919 converted to cargo 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1942  Foundered 23/01/1942 
Disposal Detail
Foundered in a gale near Ras el Fasori, Syria on passage Iskenderun for Port Said with chrome ore, poppy seed and tobacco. 
 

 



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