SS GERTRUD (SRPH/OHAR, LR/IMO) Valmistunut/completed: 1881.7. U.K Wallsend, Schlesinger Davis & Co.
1627 grt, 600 (until 1930) / 900 ihp, 79m (until 1932) / 81.80m x 10.80 x height 6.54 m.
1881.7: MAUD HARTMANN, G. W. Ward, Newcastle, U.K 1885: MAUD HARTMANN, International Lines Steamship Co, Newcastle, U.K 1896: GERTRUD, Adolf Bratt & Co, Ångf. AB Nordsjön, Göteborg, Sverige. 1914.10.2 GERTRUD, stranded on Scrobt Sand shallows, Yarmouth. Got loose with own power.
1925.8: GERTRUD, homeprot Helsinki. AB Trävarutransport (Nielsen & Thorden) Helsinki. 1926: GERTRUD, A/B Trävarutransport, (Nordenfjäldske Lines A/B.-OY. Helsinki, E. Ranta 12.) Norwegian Nordenfjäldske Lines was one of the biggest managers for convenience flag ships in Finland. Owners registered A/B Trätramp 1928 and 1934 Rederiaktiebolag Gertrud. 1933: GERTRUD, collision in English waters. Embargo until compensation for damage was paid to the other ship's owners. 1934.6.1: GERTRUD, early morning in dense fog enroute Manchester Helsinki in ballast under command of captain R. Wallen stranded on Stroma Island in Langaton Point, Pentland Firth. The whole crew of 22 were rescued. Later in the afternoon the ship split in two and sunk in the evening.
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