Rodina

Bulgaria,Black Sea

The steam ship Eisenach was built by Vulkan Werke AG in Hamburg, and was launched in July 1922 for the company Nord Deutscher Lloyds. In 1935 she was sold to the Bulgarian company Societe Commerciale Bulgare De Nav in Varna, and was renamed to Rodina. Under a journey from Istanbul to Varna loaded with grain 19.September 1941, she hit two mines outside Burghaz in Bulgaria and quickly went down in the deep. The wreck rest today standing on her keel as a classic Donald Duck wreck on a depth of 25 to 42 meter northeast of Dyuni.


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Rodina
Eisenach 360,7 x 50,1 x 25,1 f
     
Tons: Built: Home Port:
4159 grt / 2535 nrt
Hamburg ( D ) 1922
Varna ( BG )
42°23 N 27°48 E
( Source: Wiki Visually )


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Last updated: July 2019