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CITY OF BRUSSELS – 1925 – IMO 0000000

1925, 629grt

Burntisland Shipbuilding (136) for Brussels S.S. Company

Low air draught coaster for the London – Brussels trade

Seized at Brussels on 13/05/1940

03/1942 VIPER, Kriegsmarine escort ship, from 11/1943 gunnery training ship

Scuttled at Bayonne 21/8/1944, wreck broken up post-war

There was a close repeat of her built in 1947, but the presence of an Athel tanker in pre-war funnel colours shows this to be the 1925 vessel

CAMBRIA – 1889 – IMO 0000000

From the Private collection of Simon Bang – bought images with full copyright.

Year: 1889 – Name: CAMBRIA – Type: Cargo ship – Launch Date: 16.3.89 – Flag: GBR – Date of completion: 4.89 – GRT: 1957 – Yard No: 251 – LPP: 86.6 – Country of build: GBR – Beam: 11.6 – Builder: Thompson, J.L. – Location of yard: North Sands – Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn): 1T-

Subsequent History: 10 VILLE DU TEMPLE

Disposal Data: wrecked on the Runnelstone 29.11.13

“Source : Miramar Ship Index, by arrangement”

CORNELIA MÆRSK – 1925 – IMO 0000000

CORNELIA MAERSK-mfs-6

CORNELIA MAERSK-mfs-1

CORNELIA MAERSK-mfs-3

CORNELIA MAERSK-mfs-2

CORNELIA MAERSK-mfs-4

© DANISH MARITIME MUSEUM – CORNELIA MÆRSK

CORNELIA-MÆRSK

From the private collection of Jørgen Vikkelsø – CORNELIA MÆRSK

Year: 1925 – Name: CORNELIA MÆRSK / CORNELIA MAERSK – Type: Cargo ship – Flag: DNK – Date of completion: 4.25 – GRT: 1892 – Yard No: 1155 – LPP: 85.6 – Country of build: DEU – Beam: 12.3 – Builder: Schichau of Danzig – Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn): 1T-10

Disposal Data: ac/b off Hook of Holland 5.1.1942

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