Fram

Viken,Norway

The Norwegian coastal steamer Fram was built in Christiania, and was launched in 1897. She disappeared in the Drammensfjord at night 6 December 1905. She sailed on her regular route from Drammen to Christiania and the reason for the loss is unknow, but it is believed she was overloaded and capsized. The whole crew of eleven men disappeared together with her down in the deep. The wreck was found by technical divers in 2006 between Solemsbukta and Lahellholmen on a depth of 95 meter.


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Fram

96,0 x 18,2 x 7,2 f
     
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128 grt
Chistiania ( N ) 1897 Drammen ( N )


Picture: Fram
Originally from skovheim.org