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1944/61 General Cargo

Tysla-44 Schovfinn.jpg

Buildingyard: Pennsylvania Shipy. Inc., Beaumont, Texas

Built year: 1944

Yard no: 299

Tonnage: GRT: 5163/ NET: 2760 / TDW: 7900

Dims: LOA: 125,67/ BR: 18,34/ DR: 7,569


Machinery: Two 6-cyl Nordberg Man. Co., Milwaukee

BHP: 4150

Speed: 14,00knots


Photo: Schovfinn -

23.04.1944: Launched as CAPE GASPE for United States War Shipping Adm.

00.06.1944: Completed

16.10.1947: Sold to J. Lauritzen, Denmark. Renamed GERDA DAN

23.05.1961: Purchased by WW. Price: NOK 4.054.0000. Renamed TYSLA

11.05.1964: Sold to Den Norske Amerikalinje A/S., Oslo. Renamed VIKSFJORD

00.00.1968: Sold to Jens Hetland, Egersund. Renamed RYTTERVIK

31.01.1972: Delivered to China National Machinery Imp & Exp. Corp., Shanghai. Possible used for further trading, but belived to 

                     to have been broken up

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