SS KOURA (OHYX, LR/IMO) Valmistunut/completed 1907.3, England, West Hartlepool, William Gray & Company Ltd.
5400 dwt, 1620 IHP, 104.20 x 14.63 x 6.40 m.
1907.3: SZTERENYI, Atlantica Sea Nav Co Ltd, Fiume, Austria-Hungary. 1919: Soc. Anon. di Navigazione Marittima Atlantica, Fiume, Italy. 1922: Atlantic Trust Co Ltd, Fiume, Stato libero di Fiume. 1924: BUDAPEST, Fiumana Soc di Nav, Italy 1932: AGIOS VLASIOS, John D.Chandris, Piraeus 1934: MIMIS, A. Georgandis, Piraeus.
1936: KOURA, homeport Vaasa. Kouran Laiva Oy (Paul Eriksson) Vaasa. Price 10200 £.
1941.8.23: CARIBE, Cuban flag. Cuban government captured in Havana.
1941.10.18: Newspaper East Liverpool Review "1941; U.S. TO USE FINN SHIP HAVANA Oct. 18 - A degree signed by President Fulgencio Batista today placed the 3.335-ton Finnish ship Koura seized last Aug. 23 by the Cuban government, at the disposal of the American maritime commission for service between Cuba and U.S."
1942.3.7: VIGIL, Panama flag. U.S. War Shipping Administration. 1942.7: Stockard S.S. Co. September a training ship at Bayboro Harbor, St. Petersburg, Fla. 1946.7.31: Towed to Mobile for scrapping. Laid up, reserve fleet, Mobile.
1947.3.13: KOURA, homeport Vaasa. Returned to owners at Mobile. Kouran Laiva Oy (Paul Eriksson, Kauppapuistikko 18 B) Vaasa. 1953: Kouran Laiva Oy (Alf Korhonen, Mikonk. 2) Helsinki.
1954.1.10: KOURA, demolished Blyth, Hughes Bolckow Shipbreaking Co. Scrap price 22 000 £.
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