Skarbo-58/74

NORSKE SKIP 1850 - 2017

T/S "SKARBO"

Ore carrier

1974-1977

Photo:

Built year

00.09.1958

Built yard

Deutsche Werft AG., Hamburg

Yard no

732

 

 

GRT

22.311

NRT

14.105

TDW

35.536

 

 

LOA

657,4ft

BR

87,3ft

DR

41,3ft

 

 

Main Engine

2 x turbines by AEG, Berlin

SHP

9.000

Speed

 

 

 

Buildingprice

N/A

 

 

Ex. names:

BAUNE-58

New names:

 

 

 

History:

 

*00.09.1958:

Delivered by Deutsche Werft AG., Hamburg as BAUNE for Skips-A/S Baune (Torvlad Klaveness), Oslo

*18.01.1974:

In collisson with the American tank ship KEYTRADER in River Mississippi. The ships locked together and came on fire.

 

11 men on BAUNE and 2 men on KEYTRADER lost their lives. The rest of the crews was saved and the ships beached while on fire.

 

After the fire BAUNE was towed upriver while KEYTRADER was towed to Mobile, Ala, USA. KEYTRADER was later sold to Spanish breakers

*03.05.1974:

Purchased by A/S Geir Syver (Fekete & Co.), Tønsberg "as is". Renamed SKARBO"

*12.07.1974:

Arrived Santander/ Spain for repair.

*13.10.1977:

Taken over by the Spanish creditors.

*31.10.1977:

Arrived Burriana/ Spain for scrapping.