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Name Official number Flag IMO
CAMPISTA    BRA   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1913  05/06/1913   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
George Brown & Co, Greenock Garvel Shipyard  82 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1296 grt / 729 nrt / 251.4 ft  40.1 ft  11.4 ft   
Engine builder Rankin & Blackmore, Greenock
Engine detail
T4Cyl (11, 11, 23 & 38 x 26in) 165lb. 104NHP. 2-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Compañia. de Navegación São João de Barra e Campos, S. João de Barra     
Other names
1918 LE GAVRES - 1923 PERCY - 1925 PINGUINO 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1915 Lloyd Nacional - Giuseppe Martinelli & Co., Rio de Janeiro
1918 French Navy - transport
1923 Duilio Villa, Genoa
1925 Compañia Argentina de Lanchas, Buenos Aires - reg Buenos Aires
1931 'La Industrial Platense' Decia y Compañia, Buenos Aires
1934 Compañia Argentina de Navegación Mihanovich Ltda, Buenos Aires
1942 Compañia Argentina de Navegación Dodero Ltda, Buenos Aires
1949 Flota Argentina de Navegación de Ultramar, Buenos Aires 
Vessel history
1934 machinery removed and used as a lighter (757grt 719nrt) 
Remarks
Classed by LR as for "river purposes only", but known to be a seagoing vessel.
Listed as just GAVRES in French Navy sources. 
End year Fate / Status
  Unknown  
Disposal Detail
Deleted LR in 1955 but known to exist in 1960. 
 

 



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