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TEIE

The Norwegian tanker TEIE was built in 1937 as the THORSHOVDI - She is is seen here in 1953 during her days in the whaling industry when she was fitted with accommodation over her cargo tanks to transport whaling crews to the Antarctic. Also carrying fuel to the whaling fleet and returning with wha

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IMO 5614839.
Ship Type : Crude / oil Product Tanker.
Build in 1937 by Deutsche Werft Hamburg Germany as " THORSHØVDI " " for A/S Odd ( Thor Dahl's Rederi A/S Sandefjord as manager ) Sandefjord Norway.

Tonnage : grt / nrt / tdw - 9.944 / 5.889 / 14.710.
Main Engine : MAN 4.100 bhp.

1940 Due to WWII managed by Norwegian Nortraship London / New York.
1943 Blow up by mini submarin in Gibraltar,broken in two.
1946 The wreck sold to Georg Vefling Sandefjord Norway and repaired i Newcastle UK,renamed " Giert Torgersen ".
1954 Sold to Tønsberg Hvalfangeri Tønsberg Norway,converted by Howaldswerke AG Kiel Germeny to supply ship/tanker (300 Passenger) and renamed " Teie ".
1960 Sold to A/S Albion Star Sandefjord Norway,renamed " Tota ".
1970 BU Santander.
 

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