M/S Heimgar

Other names
ex Sparreholm,ex Sulina
Call sign
LJHA
Shipping company
Stamers Rederi A/S, Bergen
Nationality
Norway flaggNorway
Home port

Shipyard

Name
Øresundsvarvet A/B, Landskrona, Sverige
Build year
1921
Yard number
20
Month of delivery
September

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Civilian ship

Tonnage

Gross tonnage:
2.325
Net tonnage:
1.252
Deadweight:
4.000

Engine

Propulsion:
B & W
Engine size:
IHK 1720 HK 355
Speed:
10,5 knop

Dimensions

Length:
316.3'
Beam:
44.2'
Draft:
19.2'
  • HISTORIKK:
    v/H.Larsson-Fedde.

    9/1921: Rederi A/B Sverige-Levanten (Brostrøms Linjeagentur A/B) Gøteborg - SULINA
    1925: Rederi A/B Sverige-Levanten (Vidar R. Olburs) Gøteborg - SULINA                                         
    8/1927: A/B Svenska Amerika-Mexico Linien (Vidar R. Olburs) Gøteborg - SPARREHOLM
    1931: A/B Svenska Amerika-Linien (Birger Zander) Gøteborg - SPARREHOLM                                           
    10/1936: Stamers Rederi A/S (Claus Stamer) Bergen - HEIMGAR 
    6/1947: Finska Ångfartygs A/B, Helsingfors, Finland - HESPERUS
    1963: Stavros Daifas & Co., Pireus, Hellas - IRENE
    9/1969: Grunnstøtte den 9/9-1969 utenfor Sel'ata. Total vrak.

    Maskineri:
    Dieselmotor firetakt enkeltvirkende - 6 sylindere diam. 630 mm.
    Maskineri bygget ved AB. Gøtaverken, Gøteborg, Sverige.

    Se også:
    http://www.warsailors.com/singleships/heimgar.html