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Name: LOVAINE
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 20/04/1898
Completed: 06/1898
Builder: Wood, Skinner & Co Ltd
Yard: Bill Quay
Yard Number: 71
Dimensions: 3125grt, 1998nrt, 325.5 x 48.6 x 21.7ft
Engines: T3cyl (23.5, 39 & 64 x 42ins), 270nhp
Engines by: North-Eastern Marine Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 106636
History:
06/1898 Lovaine Steamship Co Ltd (H Scholefield & Son), Newcastle
1906 Scholefield Steam Shipping Co Ltd, Newcastle
1916 Britain Steamship Co Ltd (Watts, Watts & Co Ltd), London; renamed MORTLAKE
1926 A Dallas, Th Liaroutzos & L Haiman, Spetsai; renamed MARIKA
1929 Mrs A Lascariades, A Dallas & Marine Enterprise Co SA, Spetsai
1931 S Katopodis, Ithaca; renamed FILOMILA
1936 Renamed SYLVIA
04/1937 Broken up
Comments: 02/04/1937: Arrived at Rosyth for breaking up. Cost 9300
14/04/1937: Breaking up commenced by Metal Industries Ltd


The Marine Engineer 01/05/1898