Jacques Fraissinet

Bulgaria,Black Sea

The steamer Jaques Fraissinet was built at Chantiers de Saint Nazaire in France, and was launched in March 1915 for the company Compagnie de Navigation Fraissinet in Marseille. The company lost many ships during First World War, and had only ten ships left when the war ended. Jaques continued her service in the Black Sea until 1929. Under a journey from Burghas to Istanbul she hit ground in heavy fog southeast of Burghas 15. February 1929. The wreck was partially salvaged in the 1950's, and the remains rest today on a depth of approximately 18 to 25 meter at Cape Maslen Nos.

Former names:
Jaques Fraissinet

110,5 x 14,2 x ? m
Tons: Built: Home Port:
3953 grt
St. Nazaire ( F ) 1915
Marseille (F )

Last updated: July 2019