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Name: CORVIN
Type: Passenger Cargo ship
Launched: 05/08/1913
Completed: 09/1913
Builder: William Dobson & Co
Yard: Walker
Yard Number: 182
Dimensions: 1444grt, 911nrt, 240.0 x 36.1 x 14.4ft
Engines: T3cyl (19, 31 & 52 x 36ins), 212nhp
Engines by: North-Eastern Marine Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number:
History:
09/1913 Hungarian Levant SS Co Ltd, Fiume
1919 Levant SS Co Ltd, Fiume
1919 French Government, Marseille
1921 Levante Soc. di Nav Marittima, Fiume
1933 Hellenic Coast Lines Co Ltd, Piraeus; renamed THRAKI
22/04/1941 Sank
Comments: 22/04/1941: Sunk in an air attack near Sombraina, Gulf of Corinth


Extract from the Shipbuilder & Marine Engine Builder courtesy of Terry Summerson

Above photo courtesy of Magyar Muszaki és Közlekedési Múzeum

Source: Hungarian Shipregister: www.hajoregiszter.hu