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Name Official number Flag IMO
THALASSA  147904  USA   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1924  23/04/1924   
Vessel type Vessel description
Yacht   Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
John Brown & Co Ltd., Clydebank Clydebank  503 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
876 grt / 390 nrt / 197.0 ft    13.3 ft   
Engine builder John Brown & Co Ltd., Clydebank
Engine detail
Steam triple 2xT4cyl(12, 19.5 & 22 x 22in), 395shp, 2 screws 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Eugene Higgins, New York     
Other names
1945 SUILVEN - 1947 SHAKNAG 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1944 British Government
1945 W,G.Hetherington, Glasgow
1946 Executors of the late W.G.Hetherington
1947 British Tanker Co. Ltd.
04/1947 Government of Iran 
Vessel history

Served as an examination vessel in the Mediterranean 1944-1945.

1947 converted to a pilot vessel for service in the Persian Gulf.

No later history known

End year Fate / Status
Disposal Detail


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