Olshana

Faeroe Islands,Europe

Olshana was a Atlantic 333 stern type trawler laid down at Volkswerft VEB in Stralsund, and was launched in 1984 for a Russian fishing company.  She hit ground 2.August 2007 at Flesjarnar on a journey from Kollafjordur to the open seas for fishing. The crew abandoned ship, and she was towed of the reef next morning, but barely ten minutes after she broke loose she disappeared in the deep and sank in deep waters. The wreck rest today on a depth of 55 to 75 meter outside Munkurin.


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Olshana
K-1620
62,3 x 13,8 m
     
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1898 grt / 690 dwt
Stralsund ( GDR ) 1984
Kaliningrad ( RU )

Picture: Olshana shipwrecked
From video by Vikmar


Last updated: January 2021