Original watercolour of the steam coaster AEGIR, built by Cochrane & Sons of Selby in 1912 for Hull owner D Hurley.
Deadweight approx 250 tons on a length oa of 125 feet
Powered by a single 47rhp two cylinder engine giving a speed of about 9.5 knots
Sank in 1930
Location: Stadersand, Elbe, in process to berth at Stadersand, river Schwinge
Completed 1959 by Stader Schiffswerft, Stade
for Stader Motorschiffahrt GmbH, Stade
422GRT, 837tdw, 300bhp MaK
1978 beached with heavy list near Spurn Pilot, 53.32N 00.03E...
Skårhamn in Sweden around 1950. As can be seen, many of the vessels can be sailed, although not all with that possibility have any sails bent. Some of these vessels would have started their life without any machinery, and hardly any of them would have masts that size ten years later. Square...