Strandsund

Vestfold,Norway

Strandsund was built by Karmsund Verft & Mekaniske Verksted in Avaldsnes and launched in March 1963 for the Norwegian company Vestfold Shipping & Trading AS in Tønsberg. She had a very short career, and only two months later she went down. Under a journey from Kragerø to Slemmestad loaded with coke breeze, she capsized and sank at outside Stavern 8.May 1963. The wreck rest today on a depth of 70 meter at Rakkebåene south of Stavern.


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Strandsund

121,3 x 24,3 x 10,8 f
     
Tons: Built: Home Port:
200 grt
Avaldsnes ( N ) 1963 Tønsberg ( N )
N 58 56 E 10 04