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SOFIE BAKKE

SOFIE BAKKE

The Norwegian cargo ship SOFIE BAKKE had a short life: less than 2,5 years (1938-1940). More info here: http://www.warsailors.com/singleships/sofiebakke.html

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IMO 5615015 , Dead.
Ship Type : General Cargo Ship.
Dim : Loa / Lpp x Beam - 138.17 / 132.9 x 17.92 mtr.
Cargo Gear Capacity : 17 Derricks - 1 x 20 t & 16 x 5 t SWL.
Refrigerators Compressors : 3 x 2-Cyl Drammen Jern NH3 Compressorer.Indirect Evaporation.Total Capacity 128.500 kcal/h & 0 °C in Cool Cargo Room.
Built in 1938/03 A/B Götaverken Mekaniska Verkstad Göteborg Sweden as " SOFIE BAKKE " for Skibs-A/S Hilda Knudsen (Knut Knutsen OAS Haugesund as manager), Haugesund Norway. Launched 22/01, delivered in April. Building costs SEK 2.946.000.

Tonnage : grt / nrt / tdw - 5.461 / 3.268 / 8.440
Main Engine : Gøtaverken Burmeister & Wain 62-WF-140. 2Tdouble Acting 6-Cyl (620 x 1.400 mm) - 6.900 bhp / 107 rpm. .

1940 Due to WWII Norwegian Nortraship London / New York became managers from April.
1940 Sank 04/08 in collision with Swedish MV LIMA abt. 5 nm East of Buchanness, Scotland whilst on a voyage from Tocopilla, Chile to London United Kingdom with general cargo.War indemnity NOK 6.106.000.




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