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Name: MEDEA D
Type: Passenger Cargo Ship
Launched: 04/10/1884
Completed: 11/1884
Builder: Palmers' Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 545
Dimensions: 819grt, 519nrt, 219.0 x 30.2 x 14.7ft
Engines: C2cyl (28 & 54 x 36ins), 128nhp
Engines by: Palmers' Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: n/a
History:
11/1884 Soc di Navigazione Vapore sul Danubio, Trieste
1891 Donau Dampfschiffahrts Ges (L Pellegrini), Trieste
1895 Regie des Monopoles de Roumania (Roumanian State Railways), Constantza
1895 Renamed MEDEA
1902 Ionian SS Navigation (Destouni & Yannoulatos), Piraeus; renamed ERISSOS
1907 Navigation Ionienne Vapeur, Piraeus
10/1912 Government of Turkey
1913 Navigation Ionienne Vapeur, Piraeus
1919 Renamed ERISSOS KEFALLINIAS
1920 National Steam Navigation Co of Greece (Embiricos Bros), Piraeus
1920 Renamed THYRA
1924 Nafi ve Halim Surekasi, Istanbul; renamed RUMELI
1926 Yemi Turkiye Vapur Sirketi, Istanbul
1929 Ahmet ve Nafi Beyler, Istanbul
1930 Arslan Sadikzade, Istanbul
1931 Hafiz MUSTAFA Tavilzade ve Biraderler, Istanbul; renamed SAADET
1934 Turk Sosyete Vapurculuk TAS, Istanbul
1936 Denizyollari Idaresi, Istanbul
1938 Denizbank - Denizyollari Idaresi, Istanbul
1939 TC Munakalat Vekaleti Devlet Denizyollari, Istanbul
No later history known
Comments: 10/1912: Seized by Turkey at Istanbul
1913: Returned to owners
1954: Hulked in Turkey


Above photo as ERISSOS is courtesy of David Asprey. CLICK to enlarge/BACK to return