Kyra Eleni


The steamship Otta was built at Trondhjems Mekaniske Verksted as yard number 214, and was launched 19. July 1949 for the company Dampskipselskapet Songa AS in Bergen. She was later converted to a motor vessel and in 1963 sold to Kyra Maritime in Greece and renamed Kyra Eleni. Under a journey from Lavria to Bulgaria in ballast and a crew of twenty men, she hit ground 6. January 1978 in bad weather and sank. The wreck rest today on her starboard side on a depth of 15 to 30 meter southwest of Patroklos Island.

Former names:
Kyra Eleni
99,0 x 13,5 x 6,0 m
Tons: Built: Home Port:
2290 grt
Trondheim ( N ) 1949
Piraeus ( GR )

Picture: Otta
Courtesy of Sjøhistorie

Last updated: December 2020