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Name: ETELKA
Type: Tanker
Launched: 27/07/1892
Completed: 11/1892
Builder: Sir WG Armstrong, Mitchell & Co Ltd
Yard: Low Walker
Yard Number: 598
Dimensions: 2373grt, 1496nrt, 289.0 x 37.4 x 19.6ft
Engines: T3cyl (22, 36 & 59 x 39ins), 218nhp
Engines by: North-Eastern Marine Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 10.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: n/a
History:
11/1892 Mineralöl Raffinerie AG, Fiume
1896 Photogen Societa Anonima di Transporti, Fiume
1910 Austro-Hungarian Navy; renamed VESTA
1919 Italian Government
1923 Royal Italian Navy; renamed MARTE
1926 Soc Nazionale Olii Minerali (charter only); renamed PROCIONE
1930 Royal Italian Navy; renamed MARTE
1947 Broken up
Comments: 1947: Broken up in Italy


Above image as ETELKA courtesy of Photoship

Above photo as ETELKA courtesy of Photoship