MS Skode or Skude

tugtere
21st February 2012, 01:56
Hello all, I would like info please on this ship, probably German built-500 ton coaster that ended her days in Brisbane, Australia after an eventful voyage out from Scandinavia. arrived in Brisbane in the late 1980's (I think) Regards and thanks ray

Wribbenhall
21st February 2012, 08:30
Hello all, I would like info please on this ship, probably German built-500 ton coaster that ended her days in Brisbane, Australia after an eventful voyage out from Scandinavia. arrived in Brisbane in the late 1980's (I think) Regards and thanks ray


LR/IMO 5340041

m.v.STEINHAUK -Norwegian,compl. 6/58 as yard no.5801 by Luhring,Brake,Germany for A/S Inger;Bergen,Norway

498 grt
625 dwt
LOA 54.7m
BM 8.6m
Diesel 11.5k


1965 Owners now I/S Hauken;Bergen,Norway
1970 Renamed SKUDE Owners now Kurt Larsen;Skudeneshavn,Norway
1983 Renamed SKODE Owners Universe Pacific Inc.Panama
1984 Owners Margaret Kirkwood,Brisbane,Aus.
1986 Owners Island Brokers Ltd,Suva,Fiji
1987 Renamed ISLAND TRADER
made into a barge in Queensland 1987 (still listed 2006),but no current info.

Regards

W.B.H.

tugtere
22nd February 2012, 04:47
thanks guys, I have even found a photo of her lying in Kokopo, Rabaul. P.N.G.