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Name: SVERRE SIGURDSSON
Type: Passenger Cargo Ship
Launched: 22/04/1882
Completed: 1882
Builder: C Mitchell & Co
Yard: Low Walker
Yard Number: 438
Dimensions: 867grt, 589nrt, 186.0 x 28.0 x 14.8ft; (1904: 932grt, 550nrt, 202.3 x 28.0 x 13.3ft)
Engines: CI2cyl (30 & 53 x 30ins), 120nhp; (1904: T4cyl (12.5, 12.5, 27.8 & 48 x 30ins), 128nhp
Engines by: Wallsend Slipway & Engineering Co, Wallsend; (1904: Laxevaags Mask, Bergen)
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: n/a
History:
1882 Det Nordenfjeldske D/S, Trondheim
1929 Broken up
Comments: 1904: Lengthened to 202.3ft and engine tripled
1929: Broken up at Stavanger by Brodrene Anda


Above photo is copyright of the Sverresborg Trøndelag Folkemuseum

Above photo is copyright of the Sverresborg Trøndelag Folkemuseum

Above photo is copyright of the Sverresborg Trøndelag Folkemuseum

Above photo is copyright of the Norsk Maritimt Museum, Anders Beer Wilse Collection