SS POSEIDON (TFSQ -> SRBG -> OHBJ, LR 5283140)
Valmistunut/completed: 1898.12.29, Scotland, Grangemouth, Grangemouth Dockyard Co
745 dwt, 650 IHP, 57.01 x 8.77 x 4.88 m. 24 passenger berths. Sistership: VIRGO -> MIRA
1898.12.29: POSEIDON, homeport Turku (Åbo). Ångfartygs Ab Poseidon (mgr Alvar Söderström), Turku. First ship of the company. Trading Turku - Lübeck. Company bankrupt 1906.
1905.2.5: POSEIDON, Hamburg. Hamburg - Amerikanische Packetfahrt A.G., Hamburg. Libau - Antwerp service.
1912.3.29: POSEIDON, homeport Helsinki. Finska Ångfartygs Ab, Helsinki. Trading as a cargo ship. 1917: Russian Government requisition. 1918: Finnish Government. A voyage from Danzig to Vaasa - arrival Feb 18 - carrying arms, ammunition and Finnish Jaegers. 1918.9.6: returned to owners. 1939.9.25 enroute Helsinki - Lübeck Germans captured to Swinemünde. Oct. 4 returned to owners in Lübeck.
1944.8.25: POSEIDON, Pietarsaari. Oy Ph. U. Strengberg & K:ni Ab Pietarsaari/Jakobstad.
1953.6.19: POSEIDON, Helsinki. Sylvi Koski (Jyväskylänk. 24.) Jyväskylä.
1954.10.22: POSEIDON, Beirut. Nasem A. Gandour, Tripoli. Pilgrim service. 1957: diesel engine, converted to motorship. 1960: Jeddah. Mohamed Aly Ben Laden.
1968.8: Aden, Slave Island, scuttled as a breakwater for small ships.