Mersea Island Museum - Blackwater Ships


Ship:      KATINA
Arrived:16 November 1962
Departed:26 May 1963.
Career:Oyster Company ledger listed as KATINIA, owner/agent S.G. Embiricos. Liberty Ship, built as SAMSKERN. Renamed STANTHORPE-1947, DOMINGO DE LARRINAGA-1949, VASSILIS-1955, KATINA-1959, ANASTASSIA-1964. Anchor chain parted & wrecked 1.5nm S Constantza 6 January 1969.
Oyster Company ledger 15 December 1962 compensation 4 weeks 2 days. S.G. Embiricos.
25 May 1963 4 weeks compensation - the end of this ledger.
Voyage Record Card: KATINA arrived River Blackwater 16 November 1962 from Hull. Sailed River Blackwater (No date) under tow. Arrived Rotterdam 26 May 1963 (from River Blackwater)
Tonnage:7,210 gross
Built:1944
Type:Liberty ship
Owner:S.G. Embiricos
LR/IMO Number:5183730
Official No:169993
ID5183730

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