|Photographer:||Rick Vince [View profile]||Title:||Vanga||Added:||May 14, 2008|
|The 40 year old car and passenger ferry pictured at Prapratno, Croatia on 04/05/2008 . Making the crossing in 45 minutes to Sobra, island of Mljet daily, but is now on her final season and due to be replaced by a newbuilding later this year.
Built in 1968 by Ankerløkken Værft Glommen A/S, Fredrikstad, Norway (168) for the Moss-Horten service across Oslo Fjord as 'Basto III'.
Sold to Jadrolinija in July 1985 and renamed 'Vanga'.
1,246 g.t. and 274 dwt. L X B X D = 65.59 x 13.31 x 3.42 m.
1 X 5 cyl. Sulzer main engine of 1,300 bhp (957 Kw.) for 10 knots.