HR9 SANCT SVITHUN


 

Sanct Svithun

 

Built by International Shipbuilding & Engineering Company of Danzig, for Det Stavangerske Dampskibsselskab, delivered on 1 July 1927. Shipyard number, 46.

 

1,376 gross, 778 nett, 734 deadweight tonnes. Registered length 225.9 feet, overall length 236.0 feet, beam 35.2 feet, depth 21.3 feet. 242 nom. HP, 1,650 IHP, Lenz double-compound engine, 14 knots.

 

On Hurtigrute from 1927 to 1943.

 

Bombed by RAF on Stadhavet on 30 September 1943, beached near Ervik, later sank.