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ABRAHAM CRIJNSSEN

Posted: Wed Nov 09, 2011 3:24 pm
by markes
ABRAHAM CRIJNSSEN at Rotterdam 14.06.93 and later at Den Helder 22.09.07

Re: ABRAHAM CRIJNSSEN

Posted: Wed Nov 09, 2011 4:07 pm
by Magoonigal
Ex Dutch Minesweeper that escaped from the Dutch East Indies to Australia when the Islands were invaded by the Japanese.

Built in 1936 by Gusto Shipyard, Schiedam, Holland.

Pendant Number A925.
460 Displacement; 525 full load.
183 x 25.5 x 7 feet.
1 x 57 mm; 4 x 20 mm AA
Triple Expansion IHP 1,690 giving 15 knots.
2 x Yarrow Boilers.
Oil Fuel 110 tons.
Crew: 47.

By 1953 classed as "Local Vessels" and in the process of being converted to "Gate Vessels".

Sisters were Abraham van der Hulst, Jan van Gelder and Pieter Florisz.

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Re: ABRAHAM CRIJNSSEN

Posted: Wed Nov 09, 2011 5:00 pm
by yorkieman
Earlier stern view of her at Den Helder. A fine old preserved vessel. Wish we could achieve the same :(
ABRAHAM CRIJNSSEN(B).jpg

Re: ABRAHAM CRIJNSSEN

Posted: Tue Oct 23, 2012 6:23 pm
by japottinger
Last time I saw her she was at Willemstadt in Holland