Caronia under Tow 1963 in Southampton Waters (Itchen River)



IMO 5064908. Passenger ship. British Flag, built 1948 by John Brown & Co, Clydebank. 34,183gt, twin st turbines, twin screw, 22 knots. History: 1948, launched as CARONIA, Cunard-White Star Ltd: 1949, CARONIA, Cunard SS Co Ltd: 1968, COLUMBIA, Universal Line SA. 1968, CARABIA, Universal Line SA. 1974, wrecked in tow, Apra, Guam, enroute New York-Kaohsiung, for scrapping.