norwegian Olsen Fred - Ganger Rolf A/S SS Brisk ? [+1918]
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nationality norwegian
purpose transport
type cargo ship
propulsion steam
date built 1906
status
live live
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weight (tons) 1662  grt
dimensions 81.7 x 11.9 x 5.5 m
engine triple expansion engine
power 144  n.h.p.
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about the loss
cause lost torpedo
date lost 07/06/1918  [dd/mm/yyyy]
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Bergens Mekaniske Verksteder A/S - BMV, Bergen
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Olsen Fred - Ganger Rolf A/S, Oslo (old Christiania)
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depth (m.) 53 max. / 48 min. (m)
orientation 105°
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war grave
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entered by Lettens Jan
entered 27/08/2008
last update Allen Tony
last update 20/04/2009
 
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Lettens Jan01/10/2009
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Allen Tony20/04/2009The Norwegian steamship Brisk SS was torpedoed and sunk by a German submarine U-82 in the Bristol Channel on June 7th, 1918 when 13 miles NE of Trevose Head and on route from Cardiff for Rouen with a cargo of coal.
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Fairhurst Colin02/09/2013Dived on 1/09/2013 found to be a large wreck with 3 main boilers plus a donkey and no sign of the patent fuel the Brisk was carrying.There was a 4200 ton ship called the Ministre Beernaert with three boilers lost in this area?
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Olsen Fred - Ganger Rolf A/S, Oslo (old Christiania)

Ganger Rolf is actually the holding above Fred Olsen.
 
 
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