ROLAND (2)

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Henk
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ROLAND (2)

Post by Henk » Sat Dec 10, 2011 6:23 pm

ROLAND (2)
1903 - 1904
A.G. Vereinigte Bugsir und Frachtschiffahrts Gesellschaft - Hamburg.
Launched 10-02-1903; delivered 15-04-1903 by Schiffs- und Maschinenbau Schömer & Jensen - Tönning. (46)
51,83 x x 9,17 x 4,75 x 4,25 m.
610 grt.
2x 3 cylinder Triple Expansion from Ottenser Werke each connected to a propeller
1.400 ihp
Newbuilding
Sold 08-06-1904 renamed RUSS via Gefke & Hennings - Hamburg to Northern Steamship Co.ltd. (Peter Mörch) - Libau

In 1905 as assistence vessel in the fight in Tsushima and during an assistence sunk by the Japanese cruiser CDT.6

Photo: Unknown**
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Re: ROLAND (2)

Post by Jaap Bijl » Sun Dec 11, 2011 8:44 am

An other picture:
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Re: ROLAND (2)

Post by davidships » Mon Dec 12, 2011 12:56 pm

Same postcard photo, but a pretty version!

Interesting claim to be the biggest steamtug in Europe.
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Re: ROLAND (2)

Post by Henk » Mon Dec 12, 2011 2:49 pm

Maybe with Bugsier they thought Germany WAS Europe? :D :D
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