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SIMSON (1)

Posted: Thu Dec 15, 2011 4:12 pm
by Henk
SIMSON (1)
1892 - 1926
A.G. Vereinigte Bugsir und Frachtschiffahrts Gesellschaft - Hamburg; 01-05-1919 Bugsier-, Reederei- und Bergungs A.G.- Hamburg Delivered 08-10-1892 by B.Wencke Söhne - Hamburg. (73)
32,77 x x 6,55 x 4,16 x 4,00 m.
213 grt.
R.J.Q.G.
2 cylinder Compound from the yard, 505x940:640; boiler pressure 7,5 kg; coal consumption 9 ton/24 hrs.
540 ihp
10 knots
Newbuilding
Sold 15-12-1926 renamed SAMBOR by Vistula Baltic Navigation Co.- Tczew

03-08-1914 as Sperrverkehrsfahrzeug Division Elbe.
01-04-1919 back to the owner.
In 1929 renamed UNION by Weichsel Danziger Dampfschiffahrt-& Seebad - Danzig.
In 1937 renamed ERNST by Sieg & Co.- Danzig.
13-12-1947 renamed CENTAUR by Zarzad Portu - Gdynia.
In 1955 laid-up.
In 1962 broken-up.

Photo: Unknown**

Re: SIMSON (1)

Posted: Mon Jan 16, 2012 1:52 am
by davidships
From Hamburg postcard c1910