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MOSSA

The coaster MOSSA (GRT 370) at the RDM yard, Rotterdam. I was surprised that she is flying the Australian flag. Not much information available, but wrecked on the south coast of New Britain on 9th September 1927. The crew was saved and landed at Rabaul (Papua New Guinea)

The ship in dock 3 is the

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Information on "Mossa" (1918, 270 grt) here (in Norwegian): https://www.steinkjerleksikonet.no/index.php?artikkel=1897
W R Carpenter of Sydney purchased her in Aug 1924 so perhaps on her delivery voyage.
 

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