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Photo Details
Photographer:John Jones [View profile]Title:GunillaAdded:May 13, 2010
Captured:IMO:5239515Hits:1,625
Photo Category: General cargo ships built 1940-1949 (Under 3000gt)
Description:
Swedish coaster pictured at Lubeck on 24th July 1979.

356 g.t. built in 1945 by AB Oskarshamns Varv, Oskarshamn. Lengthened in 1954.
Thanks to David Ford for the details.
*Apologies for quality but a scan from 126 format negative*
Vessel Identification
Name:Gunilla
IMO:5239515
Flag:Sweden
MMSI:265318000
Callsign:SERW
Former name(s):
- Monica (Until 1965)
- Gunilla (Until 1961)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Training Ship
Gross tonnage:405 tons
Summer DWT:546 tons
Length:50 m
Beam:8 m
Draught:3 m

Additional Information
Class society:Bureau Veritas
Build year:1941
AIS Information
Last known position:
36°47’8.76” N, 8°0’57.3” W
Status:Sailing
Speed, course (heading):
2.3kts, 193° (168°)
Destination:
Location:Cherbourg
Arrival:11th Sep 2017
07:00:33 UTC
Last update:
13 days 4 hours ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2017 September 5th, 07:00:37 UTCPortsmouth
2017 June 29th, 10:00:08 UTCOckero
2017 June 18th, 10:00:39 UTCPortsmouth
2017 June 1st, 10:00:44 UTCHorta
2017 June 1st, 10:00:08 UTCHorta
2017 May 1st, 04:00:03 UTCCharleston
2017 April 19th, 04:00:44 UTCMiami
2017 March 5th, 10:00:34 UTCMontego Bay
2017 February 20th, 10:00:37 UTCMiami
2016 December 23rd, 18:00:28 UTCLas Palmas
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Photo Comments (4)

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davidships on May 16, 2010 22:08 (7 years ago)
... and some might say even better looking after her conversion:

http://www.shipspotting.com/modules/myalbum/photo.php?lid=1014033
Robert J Smith on May 13, 2010 15:38 (7 years ago)
Hi John,

I saw a GUNILLA back in the early '70s, the info I have for her (year/grt) matches what David has said above so quite possibly the same one.
No photograph to compare unfortunately.

Bob
Peter Thede on Dec 04, 2006 06:57 (10 years ago)
a wonderful good looking coaster,great shot,thank you for posting
regards peter
David Ford on Dec 04, 2006 05:35 (10 years ago)
John

In the 1990/91 LR, I find the following which looks as though it might well be the ship in your picture:

LR / IMO no: 5239515
Owner: Karl A I Kristiansson
Port of registry: Skarhamn
Lchd 1940, completed July 1945
Builder: AB Oskarshamns Varv, Oskarshamn
Yard no: 872
Dimensions: 48.95 x 8.34 x 3.474m
Lengthened in 1954.
GRT: 356
DWT: 546
Engine: MaK 6-cyl, 345 BHP [new engine fitted 1965]
Speed: 9 knots
1 hold, fitted with 2 x 2-ton derricks.

Regards
David Ford
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