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S/S Askepot was build in 1937 by Fredriksstad mek. Verksted.
She took part in a lot of convoys during the WW2 on allied side. All additional information is welcome

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IMO 5532159 , Flag Norway.
Ship Type : General Cargo Ship.
Build in 1937 by Fredrikstad Mekaniske Verksted A/S Fredrikstad Norway as " ASKEPOT " for Rederi A/S Aladdin ( J.T.Farsjo Oslo as manager ) Oslo Norway.

Tonnage : grt / nrt / tdw - 1.313 / 710 / 2.500.
Machinery : Compound Steam Engine - 1.094 bhp.

1940 Transferred to Nortraship London/New York.
1945 Transferred back to owner.
1957 Karachi Steam Navigation Co Ltd Karachi Pakistan,renamed " PAKISTAN PROGRESS ".
1962 The Eastern Bengal Steamship Co Chittagong East Pakistan,rename " SHAFAAT ".
1965 BU Karachi.
 

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Askepot is the danish/norwegian name for Cinderella. ;-)
 

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