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1928-1951 General cargo


Buildingyard: Chantiers et Ateliers de St.Nazaires S.A., Grand Quevilly

Built year: 1928

Yard no: V5


Tonnage: GRT: 5018/ NET: 2883/ TDW: 6608

Dims : LOA: 381,8/ BR: 52,2/ DR: 27,7ft

Machinery: 2 x 6-cyl (twin screw) by the shipbuilders

IHP: 4000

Speed: 12,5 knots

Passengers: 12

Photo: Treebs -

17.08.1927: Launched Chantiers et Ateliers de St.Nazaires S.A., Grand Quevilly

30.01.1928: Completed. Price paid 2.127.252,29NOK

03.10.1951: Sold to A/S D/S "Fjeld" (Anton Meidell), Bergen

00.00.1952: Renamed "HORDNES"

22.05.1956: Sank of Swinoujscie after striking a wreck. On passage from Murmansk to Stettin with a cargo of apatite.

21.09.1959: Refloated and later towed to Kiel

06.02.1957: Arrived Kiel. Condemned

19.03.1957: Sold to Eckhardt & Co., for scrapping

23.03.1957: Arrived at Hamburg

30.09.1957: Demolition commenced

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