Bertha-57/73

NORSKE SKIP 1850 - 2017

T/T "BERTHA"

Turbine tanker

1973 - 1974

Photo: Marc Piche

Built year

10.12.1957

Built yard

Kockums Mek. Verkstad AB., Malmø/ Sweden

Yard no

419

 

 

GRT

15.998

NRT

4.539

TDW

26.130

 

 

LOA

606,5ft

BR

77,2ft

DR

42,8ft

 

 

Main Engine

2 x De Laval DTU by the shipbuilder

SHP

9.200

Speed

15,5

 

 

Buildingprice

N/A

 

 

Ex. names:

GEFION-57

New names:

JULY STAR-74

 

 

History:

 

*10.12.1957:

Delivered by Kockums Mek. Verkstad AB., Malmø as GEFION to Tankrederiet Gefion A/S. (Eiv. Endresen), Oslo

*31.12.1963:

Transferred to Skips-A/S Gylfe (Eiv. Endresen), Oslo

*00.02.1973:

Purchased by K/S A/S Geir Fem (Fekete & Co.), Tønsberg. Renamed BERTHA

*29.01.1974:

Sold to Limma tanker Establishment (tranerz Reederei GmbH., Hamburg), Vaduz/ Lichenstein. Flagged in Singapore. Renamed JULY STAR

*12.03.1975:

Broke in two i pos. 37.55n, 06.15E in Mediterranean. The two parts were found, but the crew on 35 were missing. Ships parts towed ashore, and scrapped