Outside Kristiansand city rest the wrecks of to smaller vessels at Sør Arena at the northeastern tip of Torsvika. One of the wrecks is the trawler Kjelløy. The trawler was built during second world war and did service for Kriegsmarine as guard boat V-6106, or Vorpostenboot in German. She sank during a storm in 1995 and rest today on a depth of 10 to 20 meter. Also see the wreck of Bjarte.

Former names:
Niern,V-6106,Norkap,Polarbris V 137,6 x 25,6 x 14,9
Tons: Built: Home Port:
325 grt Sandefjord ( N ) 1941  ( N )

GPS: 58 09 300 N - 008 01 953
( Source: Taucher Net )

Picture: Kjelløy
Courtesy of Sjøhistorie

Last updated: September 2019