norwegian Wrangell H. M. & Co. - Larvik Hvalfangerselskab SS Profit [+1941]
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general
nationality norwegian
purpose transport
type cargo ship
propulsion steam
date built 1918
is nickname no
status
live live
details
weight (tons) 1608  grt
dimensions 78.4 x 11.6 x 4.75 m
material steel
engine 1 triple expansion engine, 1 screw
power 138  n.h.p.
speed 10  knots
yard no. 125
IMO/Off. no. 5604480
call sign
LDFA  
LDFA
about the loss
cause lost mine
date lost 17/04/1941  [dd/mm/yyyy]
casualties  max.12rank: 648
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builder
Laxevaags Maskin & Jernskibsbyggeri, Bergen
engine by
Laxevaags Maskin & Jernskibsbyggeri, Bergen
last owner
[1]Wrangell H. M. & Co. - Larvik Hvalfangerselskab, Haugesund
SS Profit [+1941]
period 1926 ~ 1941
IMO/Off. no.: 5604480
call sign: 
LDFA
prev. owners
[2]Haaland & Co. A/S - John K. Haaland, Haugesund
SS Utsire
period 1918 ~ 1926
captain Martin Kolstrø
no. of crew 17
about the wreck
depth (m.) 19 max. / 16 min. (m)
orientation 80°
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entered 12/08/2008
last update Vleggeert Nico
last update 24/01/2012
 
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Vleggeert Nico24/01/2012Norwegian steamship Profit struck a mine and sank on April 17th, 1941, on a voyage from London to Hull. Twelve of her crew were killed.
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