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Photographer:Bob Scott [View profile]Title:HAFORNINNAdded:Aug 09, 2018
Location:Gravesend, London, United Kingdom
Photo Category: Tankers built before 1970
HAFÖRNINN, Fish oil tanker; 2,473 grt; 4,076 dwt.
Operator: Sildarverksmidjur Rikisins (The Icelandic State Herring Oil and Meal Factories), Siglufjordur, Iceland.
Built 1957 by Haugesund M/V A/S, Haugesund, Norway. Yard no 14. LR/IMO no.
Main engine: five-cylinder, two-stroke Burmeister & Wain 5-50VTF-110 of 2,100 bhp at 170 rpm.
Built for Skibs A/S Storli & Skibs A/S Oljetransport, Bergen, Norway as LÖNN.
1966-sold renamed HAFÖRNINN (as photo).
1971-sold to "Etrusca" SpA di Navigazione, Rome, Italy, renamed VALLOMBROSA (Italian flag).
1986-to breakers at Olbia, Italy 1/2.
Photo: 5/3/1969.
Vessel Identification
Former name(s):
- Haforninn (Until 1971)
- Lonn (Until 1966)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Tanker
Gross tonnage:2,472 tons
Summer DWT:4,076 tons

Additional Information
Build year:1957
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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Photo Comments (3)

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Captain Bob on Aug 10, 2018 13:55 (4 months ago)
It must take a lot of herrings to fill a "fish oil tanker" like that.
pieter melissen on Aug 10, 2018 05:26 (4 months ago)
and the funny thing is, as Vallombrosa, she looks totally different again.
adenanthos on Aug 09, 2018 21:40 (4 months ago)
Some serious alterations were done along the way (tanker with derricks ?)
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