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Name Official number Flag IMO
RAVENNA  95206  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1888  09/08/1888   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Ramage & Ferguson, Leith Victoria Shipyard  86 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1203 grt / 795 nrt / 248.9 ft  33.2 ft  17.0 ft   
Engine builder Ramage & Ferguson, Leith
Engine detail
T3cyl (18, 30, 48 x 36in) 134nhp, 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Leith, Hull & Hamburg Steam Packet Co Ltd - mng James Currie (J Currie & Co), Leith   Leith  03/09/1888 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1911 London & Edinburgh Shipping Co Ltd - mng Frederick C Kennedy, Leith
1917 mng George C Duff, Leith
1924 Atlantide Società per Imprese Marittima (Federico, Eugenio & Enrico Costa), Genoa - Genoa
1927 Giacomo Costa fu Andrea, Genoa
1933 I Messina & Co, Genoa
9/1943 in German control 
Vessel history
1888 1203grt 767nrt; 1895 1243grt 778nrt; 1909 1169grt 713nrt
by1930 1148grt 695nrt, 256.5 x 33.1 x 16.7ft 
Remarks
"Costa Lines" first ship 1924. 
End year Fate / Status
1942  Fire 29/09/1942 
Disposal Detail
29/9/1942 on fire near Locri
1/10/1942 torpedoed by HMS UNITED when 5 miles NE of Cape Spartivento
9/2/1943 refloated and towed to Genoa
1944 sold for breaking up - but also reported sunk at Genoa and broken up post-war. 
 

 



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