WILLY CHARLES

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WILLY CHARLES

Post by Henk » Sat Apr 14, 2012 4:03 pm

WILLY CHARLES
1912 - 1969
Petersen & Alpers GmbH & Co.KG - Hamburg
Launched November 1911; delivered 18-01-1912 by Johann Oelkers K.G- Hamburg (384)
23,60 x 21,27 x 5,62 x 3,25 x 2,70/2,85/3,30 m.
86 grt; after 1960, 73 grt.
R.S.D.H. - D.I.A.B. - D.H.E.A.
2 cylinder Compound from Christiansen & Meyer - Harburg; in 1960 4SA 6 cylinder Maschinenfabrik Augsburg/Nürnberg type G.6.V.235 connected to an AEG generator 350 kW connected to an AEG electromotor; in 1969 4SA Motoren Werke Mannheim type 4.SCSA connected to a propeller in steerable Kort-nozzle.
420 ihp; after 1960, 450 bhp; after 1969, 635 bhp.
After 1960, 11,5 knots
After 1960, 7,5 tons BP; after 1969, 10,5 tons.
Newbuilding
Sold 05-06-1969 renamed FALKE by Lübeck Linie A.G.- Lübeck for Possehls Hafenbetriebe - Lübeck.

31-07-1914 confiscated by Kaiserliche Marine as Sperrverkehrsfahrzeug Westküste.
01-01-1919 back to the owner.
06-09-1939 confiscated by Kriegsmarine Werft - Wilhelmshaven.
In August 1940 to Unternehmen Seelöwe; in 1941 to Marinausrüstungsstelle Stavanger.
28-10-1945 back to the owner.
In 1960 for 65 % rebuild at Johann Oelkers - Hamburg.
In 1969 new engine and rebuild again at Johann Oelkers - Hamburg.
In 1980 for 10 years charter to J.Johannsen & Sohn - Lübeck.
09-08-1990 ownership to J.Johannsen & Sohn - Lübeck.
In 1991 to Bitunamel Feldmann G.m.b.H.- Lübeck and in use as a yacht.

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Re: WILLY CHARLES

Post by Jaap Bijl » Sat Apr 14, 2012 5:21 pm

Photo before a rebuilding:
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Re: WILLY CHARLES

Post by Henk » Sat Apr 14, 2012 6:13 pm

Good one Jaap! Thanks.
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Re: WILLY CHARLES

Post by davidships » Sat May 05, 2012 4:51 pm

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Re: WILLY CHARLES

Post by j.haver » Sat Feb 04, 2017 10:46 am

Is this the same tug ?
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Re: WILLY CHARLES

Post by Henk » Sat Feb 04, 2017 1:25 pm

j.haver wrote:
Sat Feb 04, 2017 10:46 am
Is this the same tug ?
Indeed she is Jos!
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