Re: SJÖBJÖRN /NANNA - swedish (?) trawlers WW I
Posted by: de domenico
Date: November 13, 2013 07:36AM
I hope this is still of some use to somebody ...
LEVANTE ex TAERNAN ex BOURNEMOUTH, built by Cook, Welton & Gemmell at Hull, yard no. 19, 135 grt, 300 t displ., completed 19.4.1887 for Charles Hellyer at Hull (port registration H17); 13.12 1889 to Western Steam Trawling Co. Ltd. at Bristol (no. BL2); 1912 to Fiskeriaktieb., Gothenburg, as TAERNAN; 14.6.1916 to the Regia Marina as LEVANTE, stricken 7.11.1921.
ZANNONE ex HILMA ex BLUE JACKET, built by Cochrane, Hamilton, Cooper & Schofield at Grovehill, Beverley, yd. no. 62, 153 grt, 220 t displ., completed 15.02.1892 for John Holmes at Hull (H188); 16.12.1893 to Robert Hodgson, Hull; 5.1894 seized by German guardboat for illegal fishing; 8.1895 to Frederick J. Sellick at Milford Haven, then 1.1896 to Frederick R. Greenish, Haverfordwest (hull no. M194); 13.4.1906 boiler explosion, towed to Milford Haven, 1911 laid up. 2.1911 sold to Gadus Fabriker, Gothenburg, renamed HILMA (GG188). Acquired by the Regia Marina 18.3.1916, commissioned as ZANNONE on 12.4.1916. Stricken 16.4.1920 and sold mercantile to the Soc. Coop. di Navigaz., Venezia; in 1925 ZARA for Salvatore Cappuccio of Siracusa then Francesca Comis of Catania; in 1931-32 sold to Malta owner, renamed MARIA BAMBINA, foundered 1933 off Malta.
TRAMONTANA ex NANNA ex SIR ALBERT ROLLIT, built by Cook, Welton & Gemmell at Hull, yd. no. 32, 135 grt, 285 t displ., completed 14.12.1888 for the Humber Steam Trawling Co. Ltd. at Hull (port no. H55); 27.05.1894 to Edward P. Maxtead & Walter S. Bailey of Hull; 14.7.1906 to James Hall of Sunderland (SD88); 1913 to G.M. Suinhofvud, Gothenburg, as NANNA; to the Regia Marina 1.6.1916, commissioned 14.6.1916 as TRAMONTANA, discarded 25.11.1919.
RAZZOLI ex SJOEBJOERN, ex GREYHOUND (?) built by Cook, Welton & Gemmell at Hull, yd. no. 43, 140 grt, 312 t displ., completed 16.12.1889 for the Humber Steam Trawling Co. Ltd. (H84); Swedish since 20.01.1914, acquired by the Regia Marina on 18.3.1916 at Naples and commissioned as RAZZOLI on 12.4.1916, discarded 24.2.1920 and sold mercantile on 17.5.1920.
Edited 7 time(s). Last edit at 11/13/2013 11:30AM by de domenico.