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Name: KARPAT
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 29/08/1912
Completed: 10/1912
Builder: William Dobson & Co
Yard: Walker
Yard Number: 180
Dimensions: 5056grt, 2661nrt, 378.2 x 53.3 x 24.5ft
Engines: T3cyl (24, 39 & 66 x 45ins), 343nhp
Engines by: North-Eastern Marine Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: n/a
History:
10/1912 Hungarian Levant SS Co Ltd, Fiume
1914 Admiralty requisition (Everett & Newbigin), London; renamed POLMONT
1916 Raeburn & Verel Ltd, Glasgow (as Crown nominees)
1916 Renamed POLISH MONARCH
1922 Nav Libera G Racich & Ci, Dubrovnik; renamed IZABRAN
1925 Atlantska Plovidba Ivo Racic ad, Dubrovnik
1928 Jugoslavenski Lloyd dd, Dubrovnik
1936 Brodarsko Akc Drustvo “Oceania”, Susak; renamed DUNAV
1946 Jugoslavenska Linijska Plovidba, Rijeka; renamed LJUBLJANA
1956 Splosna Plovda, Koper
09/1963 Broken up
Comments: 08/1914: Seized by UK at South Shields
As an RFA she operated as an Admiralty water carrier and collier
09/1963: Broken up at Sveti Kajo, Split, arrived there 19/09/1963


Above photo as KARPAT courtesy of Magyar Muszaki és Közlekedési Múzeum

Source: Hungarian Shipregister; www.hajoregiszter.hu

Above photo as LJUBLJANA courtesy of Richard Cox

Above photo as LJUBLJANA copyright of Marijan Zuvic