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Name: SELJE
Type: Ore Carrier
Launched: 02/12/1929
Completed: 04/1930
Builder: Palmer's Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 995
Dimensions: 6732grt, 3906nrt, 448.3 x 59.2 x 27.4ft
Engines: T3cyl (28.5, 47 & 78 x 51ins), 409nhp
Engines by: Palmer's Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: n/a
History:
04/1930 A/S D/S Selje (A/S Rederiet Odfjell), Bergen
1932 Tenax SS Co Ltd (Wm M Young), London
1935 Skibs A/S Selje (A/S Rederiet Odfjell), Bergen
15/05/1942 Sank
Comments: 15/05/1942: Sank in Allied air strike off the northern Dutch coast on a
voyage from Rotterdam to Norway with a cargo of coal and coke