Marine Fahrpram F-244 B


The wreck of a German naval landing craft from the Second World War rest at Tennskjær in shallow waters. The history says that she teared of the moorings and ran aground 21.November 1942. The Germans later tried to rescue her, but during the work she sank and disappeared in the deep. She was then abandoned and forgotten until divers found her in the 1980s. The wreck rests on her keel on a depth of 20 meter at Tennskjær, southeast of Bjørnsund.

Former names:
Marine Fahrpram F-244 B

47,0 x 6,5 x 1,5 m
Tons: Built: Home Port:
220 grt ( D ) 1942 Tromsø ( N )

  Picture: German Marine Fahrpram
Bundearchiv Bild 101II-M2KBK

Last updated: March 2019