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Name: JERSEY
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 12/03/1883
Completed: 04/1883
Builder: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Willington Quay
Yard Number: 497
Dimensions: 1627grt, 1025nrt, 260.0 x 35.2 x 17.0ft
Engines: C2cyl (31 & 60 x 39ins), 99nhp
Engines by: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 87464
History:
04/1883 Jersey SS Co Ltd (Morel Brothers & Co), Cardiff
1895 Managers Morel Ltd, Cardiff
1911 Shamrock Shipping Co Ltd (T Jack), Belfast; renamed TROSTAN
1919 Normandy Shipping Co Ltd (Stephenson Clarke & Co Ltd), London
1920 The S&R Steamships Ltd (Stone & Rolfe), Swansea
1926 Joel N Nilsson, Stockholm; renamed UTKLIPPAN
1931 John S Nilsson, Stockholm
1935 John Carlbom & JTI Carlbom, Stockholm
1939 Torsten Carlbom, Stockholm
13/12/1942 Sank
Comments: 13/12/1942: Sank after a collision with German ss OLDENBURG near
Gedser reef on a voyage from Vasteras to Luebeck with iron ore.


Above photo as UTKLIPPAN copyright of Torsten Carlbom