Catala

Vessel Type
Passenger vessel » coastal
Ship Date
Date built: 1925
Vessel Description

Her boilers were built by Wallsend S. & E Co Ltd., Wallsend, UK. In 1927 her captain was A. Johnstone. She was stranded on a reef near Prince Rupert, BC on December 18, 1938. After 1961 she was sold as an hotel ship in Seattle, WA for the Century 21 Exposition and moored at Gray's Harbour, WA. In 1965 she was wrecked in a storm.

Source: Nauticapedia: Catala

Related Artifacts
Bell (2004.1025.001)
Black-and-White Photograph (1991.0099.001)
Key (958.185.001)
Key (984.87.002)
Related Archival Items
textual records: Register of Seamen Shipped, vol. 10 (VMM05.10)
textual records: Continuous certificate of discharge for Lorne Wilson (LM2019.999.014)
textual records: Certificate of British registry for the SS Catala (SF2005.001.0662)
textual records: Dinner menu for the SS Catala (SF2005.001.0663)
textual records: Register of Seamen Shipped, vol. 39 (VMM05.39)
textual records: Register of Seamen Shipped, vol. 42 (VMM05.42)
textual records: Register of Seamen Shipped, vol. 37 (VMM05.37)
textual records: SS Catala visitors' log book (VMM44.136)
textual records: Register of Seamen Shipped, vol. 33 (VMM05.33)