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Name Official number Flag IMO
VARUNA  106038     
Year built Date launched Date completed
1896  14/07/1896  21/11/1896 
Vessel type Vessel description
Yacht   Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
A. & J. Inglis Ltd., Glasgow Pointhouse  242 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1573 grt / 595 nrt / 1564 tm 273.2 ft  35.2 ft  17.3 ft   
Engine builder A. & J. Inglis Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
T.8Cy (22½, 38, & (x4)40 x 27)in. 634 nhp. Twin-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Eugene Higgins of New York.  Glasgow   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
Designer, G. L. Watson, Glasgow. 
End year Fate / Status
1909  Wrecked 17/11/1909 
Disposal Detail
"The Varuna was wrecked off the coast of Madeira on November 17, 1909, and although all but one of the crew was saved none of the contents survived." 
 

 



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