Tijuca
1926 General Cargo

TIJUCA 1926-1.jpg

Buildingyard: Chantier et Ateliers de St.Nazaire (Penhöet) S.A., 

                        Grand Quevilly, Rouen/ France

Built year: 1926

Yard no: E5

 

Tonnage : GRT: 5498/ NET: 3082/ TDW: 8662

Dims : LOA: 418,0/ BR: 54,5/ DR: 27,5ft

Machinery: Two 6-cyl by Burmeister & Wain, København

IHP: 4000

Speed: 12,00knots

Passengers: 12

Reeferspace 1926-1936: 57952 cbft

Photo: N/A

02.09.1925: Launched as TIJUCA

02.03.1926: Completed. Price paid: NOK 3.597.586,29

12.01.1941: Struck a mine in the Bristol Channel whne outbound from Avonmouth for Trinidad. Was able to proceed to Barry

08.04.1952: Sold to Olaf Pedersen's Rederi A/S (Olaf Pedersen), Oslo. Renamed SUNNY PRINCE

00.00.1958: Sold to The Peoples Republic of China. Renamed HOPING SSU SHI PA

1976/1977: Deleted from Lloyds Register. No up-to-date information possible to obtain about the vessel