SS PIRKKO NURMINEN (OFXA, LR 5279292) Valmistunut/completed 1938.10.17, England, Burntisland, Burntisland Shipbuilding Company Ltd.
3465 dwt, 1254 IHP, 90.22 x 13.41 x 5.81 m.
1938.10.17: MATTHEW FLINDERS, H.C.S. Coasters Proprietary Ltd.(H C Sleigh) Melbourne.
1956.11.2: PIRKKO NURMINEN, homeport Helsinki. John Nurminen Oy Helsinki. 1956.11.7: delivery in Sydney. The first cargo was wheat from Adelaide to Portuguese India with Australian crew. The Finnish crew arrived at Colombo 28th December. In Amsterdam survey docking, boilers converted to burn oil. Mainly traded from Baltic to North Sea and Mediterranean sea.
1967.1.28: RAUMA, Unione Naviera Panamena S.A. Panama (Loffredo & Ummarino, Napoli). Delivery at Rauma. 1971.10: RAUMA, demolished Cartagena, Francisco Jimenez Bellester