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Name Official number Flag IMO
REGELE CAROL I    ROM   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1898  22/03/1898   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger   Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Fairfield Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. Ltd., Govan Fairfield  399 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
2368 grt / 839 nrt / 350.0 ft  42.0 ft  18.5 ft   
Engine builder Fairfield Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. Ltd., Govan
Engine detail
2 x T3cyl (23, 38.5, 61 x 36in), 223nhp, 2- Screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Roumanian State Railways, Constantza  Constantza   
Other names
1916 KOROL'KARL - 1918IOANN RUATA - 1918 REGELE CAROL I 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1908 Roumanian State Marine Service, Constantza
10/1916 Imperial Russian Navy - despatch vessel in Black Sea
03/1918 in Red Russian control
03/1918 returned to owners 
Vessel history
Requisitioned by Romanian Navy an auxiliary cruiser. Transferred to Imperial Russian Navy. Converted at Sevastopol to aircraft mother ship and in service 29/11/1916 as KOROL'KARL.  
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1941  Mined 10/10/1941 
Disposal Detail
Mined and sank 5 miles east of Varna, mine laid by Soviet submarine L-4. 
 

 



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