CIVILIAN SHIPS
Names beginning with the letter X,Y and Z

This page lists all X,Y and Z -named Civilian Ships whose pictures are available through the Online Library.

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X, Y and Z -named ships are listed below in alphabetical order.



  • Xarifa (Sail and Steam Yacht, 1896). Also named Ophelie


  • Yacona (Steam Yacht, 1899). Also named Cem and Amelia
  • Yale (American Coastal Passenger Ship, 1906)
  • Yamhill (Freighter, 1918)
  • Yankee Sword (Freighter, 1909). Previously named Gladstone, Marina Quezada and Severance
  • Yarrow (Motor Boat, 1913)

  • Yellowstone (Freighter, 1918)
  • Yo Ho (Motor Boat, 1910)
  • York (Freighter, 1918). Originally named Lake Helen. Later renamed Skogvik and Kama
  • Yorktown (Steamship, 1853)
  • Yoshida Maru # 3 (Freighter, 1918). Later renamed Eastern Chief
  • Yuzan Maru (Japanese Freighter, 1918). Originally named Marne. Later renamed Marne Maru
  • Yzerhandel (Belgian Freighter, 1918). Previously named War Compass, Aurora and Carabinier. Later renamed Belgica, Haarfagre, Helmi L., and Karl-Erik


  • Zaanland (Dutch Freighter, 1900)
  • Zaca (Freighter, 1918)
  • Zara (Steam Yacht, 1891). Previously named Solgar
  • Zeelandia (Dutch Passenger Ship, 1910)
  • Zenda (Motor Boat, 1912)
  • Zenobia Martini (Tanker, 1902). Previously named Pennoil, Gargoyle, Oswego, Queen Maeve and Petroil
  • Zigzag (Motor Boat, 1916)
  • Zirkel (Freighter, 1918)

  • Zoraya (Steam Yacht, 1901)
  • Zuiderdijk (Dutch Freighter, 1912). Previously named Sharistan
  • Zumbrota (Motor Boat, 1914)
  • Zyrianin (Soviet Freighter, 1912). Originally named Dakotan



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