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*1928* Built as *GEMMA* at Flensburger Schiffsbau Ges., Flensburg, Germany
for Holm & Molzen, Flensburg. Launched 04/01, delivered in May. Lo 263' 4" lev 40' 3" syv 17' 6"
*1929* Sold to H. P. Vith G.m.b.H.,, Flensburg. Renamed *PETER VITH*.
*1933* Stranded 28/01 at the East coast of Jylland, Denmark.
Refloated 30/01 after partly discharged to barge.
* 1945* Taken over in May by Ministry of War Transport (W. A. Souter & Co.
Ltd), London, England. Renamed *EMPIRE CONSTITUTION*.
*1946* Taken over by Den norske Stat, Oslo. Renamed *GRANNES*.
Sold for NOK 1.150.000 to Skibs-A/S Selvik (Einar Wahlström), Oslo.
* 1950* In collision 26/11 with British *SS CITY OF BRISTOL* at anchors in
heavy fog on West Barrow Sands in the Thames estuary, England whilst on a
voyage from Sande to Northfleet, England with wood pulp. Beached. Total
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