Møre & Romsdal,Norway

The German steamer Gilhausen was laid down by Friedrich Krupp AG in Kiel in Germany, and was launched in 1921. She was rebuilt in 1932, and continued her civilian service after the outbreak of world war two. She went down after she ran aground south of Vågsøy on Palleneset 26.September 1941. Today the remains of her rest on a depth of approx 36 to 50 meter on the west side of Vågsøy.

Former names:

380,1 x 47,5 x 24,0 f
Tons: Built: Home Port:
4339 grt Kiel ( D ) 1921 Kiel ( D )
GPS: N 61 59.466 E 04 59.403