Lux

Viken,Norway

The tanker Lux sank between Fagerstrand and Steilene after a fire 10.October 1927. She was loaded with petroleum and according to a report from Forum Skagerak the wreck rest today on a depth of 60 meter. The official position is given to be "at Steilene". A wreck was also rumored to have been found  on a depth of approximately 50 meter in the early 2000's, which they said could have been Gyldenløve, but it could also be Lux. The rumors were never verified...


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Lux
Schrödersee 118,2 x 17,1 x 8,0 f
     
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111 grt
København ( DK ) 1859 Kristiania ( N )


Picture: Schrödersee
Originally from skovheim.org

Last updated: September 2019