MARE FRISIUM - IMO 5344592
|Photographer:||Michael Van Bosch [View profile]||Title:||MARE FRISIUM||Added:||Jan 21, 2006|
||Traditional rig sailing ships from 120'(36.6m) LOA|
The fishing logger was launched at a shipyard in Weert in 1916. Its 12 man crew fished for herring at Dogger Bank and Viking Bank.The also made fishing trips to the Atlantic Ocean north of Scotland. The rigging was designed in such a way that the vessel was able to use a herring net, a drift net of about 2 km which floated in the sea.
At the end of the 1940 ís this type of fishing was no longer profitable and the vessel was sold to a German owner, who used it as a freighter under the name of Helmut.She transported freight from Hamburg to Sweden and St.Petersburg.
The current owners saw the rusty ship ís rump anchored in a Swedish harbour.After an eventful search they finally tracked down the owner and freed the vessel from its ignominious fate. In 1997, the ship was put into service as the Topsail Logger Mare Frisium.
|Vessel type:||Passengers Ship|
|Gross tonnage:||210 tons|
|Summer DWT:||269 tons|
|Last known position:|
|53°32’33.85” N, 9°58’48.44” E|
|Speed, course (heading):|
|0kts, 289° (282°)|
|Arrival:||16th Sep 2018|
|2 seconds ago|
|Source:||AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)|
|2018 September 12th, 21:00:24 UTC||Rostock Stadthafen|
|2018 September 9th, 15:00:10 UTC||Hamburg|
|2018 August 6th, 13:00:45 UTC||Kiel|
|2018 August 5th, 15:30:20 UTC||Hamburg|
|2018 July 20th, 22:30:39 UTC||Kiel|
|2018 July 20th, 22:30:25 UTC||Trawemuende|
|2018 July 15th, 15:00:23 UTC||Hamburg|
|2018 June 21st, 15:45:26 UTC||Kiel|
|2018 June 17th, 15:00:23 UTC||Hamburg|
|2018 May 4th, 01:03:28 UTC||Cuxhaven||
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