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HANSA

Post by markes » Mon Apr 30, 2012 2:49 pm

HANSA believed to be an ex german patrol boat?at Sluiskill 13.04.12
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Re: HANSA

Post by yorkieman » Mon Apr 30, 2012 4:28 pm

Michael I have her as a Niobe class by Krogerwerft in 1958, a bit newer than I thought.
First saw her there in 2004.
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Re: HANSA

Post by Magoonigal » Mon Apr 30, 2012 6:04 pm

No doubt about it George.

One of two 'NIOBE' class Inshore Minesweepers.

HANSA Y 806 ex W 22. 18th November 1957.

Displacement: 150 Standard. 180 Full Load.
Dimensions: 115.2 x 21.3 x 5.6 Feet.
Guns: 1 x 40 mm AA
Main Engines: 1 x Mercedes Benz Diesel; Single Shaft; 950 bhp. 14 kts.
Complement: 19.

Built by Kroger Werft, Rendsburg. Launch Date above. Completion Date 1958.

Hansa served as a support ship for Minedivers.
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