Tricolor

1933 General cargo

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Buildingyard: N.V. Nederlandsche Scheepsbouw Maatsch., Amsterdam

Built year: 1933

Yard no: 224

Tonnage : GRT: 6850/ NET: 4209/ TDW: 10225

Dims: LOA: 479,1 BR: 61,1/ DR: 29,0ft

Machinery: 2 x 6-cyl by Gebr. Stork & Co NV., Hengelo

IHP: 10000    

Speed: 16,25knots

Passengers: 12

Photo: Unknown

18.02.1933: Launched

27.05.1933: Completed. price paid: NOK 2.881.066,00

00.04.1940: In service for NOTRASHIP during 2nd. WW

28.02.1956: Fire brouke out in the jutecargo in hold no.3 "tweendeck". The vessel was near Rangoon on a voyage from Chittagong

                     to Oslo. The vessel was beached the following day in Liffey Sands, but broke in two. Declared a total loss

22.09.1956: The wreck sold to L. Bauer of London. They engaged a local salvor to salvage the wreck

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Photo via Stein. Shipnostalgia.com

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Photo: Unknown

From the "testrun" from the shipyard