Karwela

Malta,Mediterranean

Karwela was a former passenger and tourist ferry that was sold to Comino Company Ltd in Malta in 1986. Also here she did service as a passenger and tourist ferry until 2002. She was was scuttled 12.August 2006 to create an artificial reef and dive attraction outside the island of Gozo. The wreck rest today on her keel on a depth of 30 to 44 meter west of Xatt I-Ahmar southeast of Gozo.


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Karwela
Frisia II, Nordpaloma 50,3 x 8,5 x 1,5 m
     
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470 grt Papenburg ( D ) 1957 Valetta ( MT )


Picture: Frisia II
Originally from skovheim.org