Bow detail of M/V Lady Kathreina taken on April 22 2015 in the rain – this is the first time the author had come across this ship. Photo from author’s collection.
VESSEL NAME: M/V Lady Kathreina
PAST NAMES: not known
DIMENSIONS: Ro/Ro passenger ship, 122.75′ long, 30.5′ wide, 276 gross tons, 337 DWT or cargo carrying capacity tons, Bahamas ID NP 6497, IMO # 9369863, Bahamas flag
CONSTRUCTION: steel, by the Russell Portier Shipyard, Chauvin, Louisiana, USA
YEAR BUILT: 2005
EARLY CAREER: Not known but has been serving Bahamas since at least summer 2014
BAHAMAS CAREER: Arrives from Andros in Nassau at 5 PM on Mondays, is in Nassau Tuesdays loading cargo, departs Nassau’s Potter’s Cay Dock at 7 PM on Wednesdays for Mangrove Cay and Fresh Creek, Andros, where it trades over the weekend until the following Monday.