Speideren

Vestfold,Norway

The steamer Speideren was built as a whaler in 1901 at Akers Mekaniske Verksted in Kristiania. She was later used as a tugboat, and also served as a coastal freighter. She hit ground under a journey from Kragerø to Oslo 12. November 1934 outside Tvistein lighthouse. According to rumors from local divers, the wreck has been found in shallow waters.


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Speideren
Sao Thome, Ørnulf 86,7 x 17,4 x 10,5 f
     
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93 grt
Kristiania ( N ) 1901 Arendal ( N )


Picture: Speideren
Sjøhistorie & Thomas Neeb