CANIS

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CANIS

Post by Henk » Fri Nov 19, 2010 4:23 pm

CANIS
In the Rute 29-12-1942 - 1944
Det Bergenske Dampskibssellskab - Bergen
Launched 30-08-1888 by Russell & Co - Port Glasgow (192)
185'7" x 36'1" x
934 grt
Sail 3 masts; in 1919 converted to motorship
In the fleet In 1922 named SOPHUS MAGDALON from Skibs A/S Motorskib Sophus Magdalon (Sophus Kahrs) - Bergen.
Sold in 1948 renamed EINVIKA by Bjarne Tetlie - Trondheim

Build as ANDREW WELCH for C.Brewer & Co.Ltd. - Honolulu.
In 1908 ownership to Matson Navigation Co. - San Francisco.
In 1916 renamed OLGA by Rederi A/B Quarta (Ivar Lignell) - Göteborg.
In 1918 ownership to Skibs A/S Motorskib Sophus Magdalon (Sophus Kahrs) - Bergen.
05-01-1918 wrecked at Hellefjorden. Later salvaged and in 1919 converted to motor cargo ship at Haugesunds with length of 188.6 feet, 934 grt
In 1919 renamed SOPHUS MAGDALON.
28-11-1922 grounded and sank at Skjelanger Lighthouse. Raised and repaired
In 1950 ownership to Ingvar Christianslund - Fredrikstad
11-05-1950 grounded at Gjermundsholmen - Stathelle
15-11-50 wrecked near Raufarhafn, Iceland with a cargo of herring.

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Re: CANIS

Post by Magoonigal » Fri Nov 19, 2010 5:46 pm

She was built as the Barque, ANDREW WELCH in 1888.
Owner. Welch & Co.
Became OLGA in 1916
Owner I Lignell.
In 1919 she was converted into a Cargo Ship by Haugesunds.
Renamed SOPHUS MAGDALON.
Owner S Kars.
934 Gross. 546 Net.
185.6 x 36.1 x 17.5 Feet.
Atlas Diesel, Speed 7 Kts.
1922. Became CANIS.
Owner. Det Bergenske Dampskibsselska, Registered Bergen.
1948. Sold and renamed EINVIKA.
Owner. Ingv. Christianslund, Fredrikstad, Norway.
15th November 1950, Wrecked near Raufarhafn, Iceland.

Hope this fills a few gaps...........
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Re: CANIS

Post by Henk » Fri Nov 19, 2010 5:54 pm

Thanks a lot Paul! I will certainly add this to my collection!
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Re: CANIS

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Re: CANIS

Post by Henk » Tue Aug 30, 2011 8:29 pm

Many thanks for this Woody. Have added yours and Pauls input.
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