Tricolor
1925 General Cargo

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Buildingyard: Deutsche Werft A.G. Hamburg/ Germany

Built year: 1925

Yard no: 81

 

Tonnage : GRT: 6119/ NET: 3737/ TDW: 10000

Dims : LOA: 442,6/ BR: 58,2/ DR: 27,6ft

Machinery: Two 8-cyl by Algemeine Electricitäts Gesellschaft, Berlin

IHP: 5000

Speed: 13,50knots

Passengers: 12

Photo: N/A

05.081925: Launched as TRICOLOR

17.10.1925: Completed. Price paid: NOK 2.441.144,70

18.07.1929: Fire broke out in cargohold no.1. Hold no 1 and 2 were filled with water after arrival at Sydney for putting out the fire. TRICOLOR proceeded

                     for Adelaide. 

05.01.1931: Sunk 4 miles off Colombo after an explosion in the cargo. Enroute from Oslo to Yokohama. Six members of the crew were lost