Chrisoula K

Egypt,Red Sea

Dora Oldendorrf was laid down at Orenstein, Koppel & Luebekker in Germany as a general cargo ship, and was launched in 1953 for the German company Oldendorrf. She was in 1979 sold to Clarion Marine Company in Cyprus and renamed Chrisoula K. Under a journey from Italy to Saudi Arabia loaded with tiles she hit ground at Sha’ab Abu Nuhas 30.August 1981. The crew was rescued by the Egyptian navy who came to assist, but Chrisoula K went down in the deep later that same day. The wreck rest today on a depth of 5 to 28 meter northeast of Sha’ab Abu Nuhas.

Former names:
Chrisoula K
Dora Oldendorrf, Anna B
98,0 x 14,8 x 9,0 m
Tons: Built: Home Port:
3720 grt
Lübeck ( D ) 1953
( CY )
27 34 53" N, 33 55 55"E
( Source: Tour Egypt )

Last updated: May 2019