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FINMARKEN (1)

Post by Henk » Sat Nov 20, 2010 3:45 pm

FINMARKEN (1)
In the Rute: 07-09-1912 - February 1956
Det Vesteraalens Dampskibsselkab A/S - Storkmarkness
Christened and delivered 07-09-1912 by Trondhjems Mekaniske Verksted - Trondheim (151)
x 214'2" x 31'7" x 20' x
1.119 grt; 589 dwt
3 cylinder Triple Expansion
1.150 ihp
14,5 knots
Newbuilding
Sold In February 1956 renamed VÅGAN by Rogaland Sjoguttskole - Stavanger for 600.000 Nkr

07-09-1912 first trip in the Rute.
From 03-12-1945 till 15-11-1946 modernised with A/B Götaverken - Göteborg.
23-03-1956 in collision with ANDENES and laid-up in Bergen.
In 1957 renamed GANN.
22-09-1960 ran into the quay in Moss and in December 1960 for scrap to Stolk's Handelsonderneming - Hendrik Ido Ambacht.
Smoking saloon is placed in the Skibfarts Museet in Bergen and the upperdeck saloon was placed as club building in a manege in Beekbergen and in Ocktober 2003 giving back to the Hurtigrute Museet in Stokmarknes.

Photo: postcard VDS
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