Bugøyfisk

Finnmark,Norway

Bugøufisk was a trawler built by Ejnar S. Nielsen Mekaniske Verksted AS in Harstad as yard number 25, and was delivered in June 1976 to the Norwegian company Bugøyfisk AS in Vardø. She had a rather short career in the fishing industry, and ran aground near Makkaur lighthouse 6. January 1978. She slid of the rocks the following day and sank in deep waters.  The wreck was written of as a total loss due to her depth. According to reports from technical divers the wreck rest today on a depth of 60 to 70 meter.


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Bugøyfisk
F-200-SV
124,3 x 29,0 x 20,2 f
     
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298 grt
Harstad ( N ) 1976
Vardø ( N )
70°41'42.3"N 30°07'52.0"E

Picture: Bygøyfisk in 1976
Courtesy of Sør-Troms Museum,
TDF-16576

Last updated: April 2021