|Builder: Flensburger Schiffsbau Gesellschaft, Flensburg, Germany
Year of build: 1950 (Yard no. 521)
Measures: GRT 1498,97, NRT 747,16, DWT 2865, LOA 86,2 m, breadth 13,0 m, draught 5,38 m, 1200 bhp, 11,0 kn
Owner: Heinrich Schmidt - Flensburger Schiffspartenvereinigung AG - Flensburg, Germany
ARTURO VOLPE (1950 - 1973)
Owner: A. M. Volpe, Naples, Italy
26/02/1973 ARTURO VOLPE on voyage from Novorossiysk to Pozzuoli with a cargo of timber, suffered a cargo shift in heavy weather and was wrecked off Torre Bianca, Sicily. 3 people lost their lives.
From the collection of my grandfather. Source unknown.