D/S Rio Sama

Other names
ex Husvik
Call sign
VOJP
Shipping company
Victory Transport & Salvage Co.Ltd.,St.John's,Newfoundland
Nationality
Great Britain flaggGreat Britain
Home port

Shipyard

Name
Build year
1909
Yard number
8
Month of delivery
november

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Civilian ship

Tonnage

Gross tonnage:
130
Net tonnage:
45

Engine

Propulsion:
Triple 3 cyl.
Engine size:
NHK 59
Speed:
10

Dimensions

Length:
95.4'
Beam:
19.1'
Draft:
11.1'
  • HISTORIKK:
    v/H. Larsson-Fedde.

    11/1909: A/S Tønsbergs Hvalfangeri (Oscar Hytten) Tønsberg - HUSVIK
    /1917: A/S Tønsbergs Hvalfangeri, Tønsberg - HUSVIK
    /1925: Cia. Ballenera del Peru Lda (Hans Borge)Callao, Peru - RIO SAMA
    /1928: New Foundland Whaling Co.Ltd., St.Johns, Newfoundland,U.K. - RIO SAMA
    11/1929: omdøpt - HUSVIK
    /1933: New Foundland Whaling Co.Ltd (A.Anonsen), St.Johns, Newfoundland - HUSVIK
    5/1936: -  Nytt navn - RIO SAMA
    7/1939: Polar Whaling Co.Ltd (Chr.Salvesen& Co.,Leith) St.Johns. Newfoundland - RIO SAMA
    6/1942: Victory Transport & Salvage Co.Ltd.,St.Johns, Newfoundland,U.K - RIO SAMA
    5/1943: Montreal Shipping Co.Ltd., St.Johns, Newfoundland, U.K. - RIO SAMA
    2/1945: Olsen Whaling & Sealing Ltd., St.Johns,Newfoundland, U.K. - RIO SAMA
    1/1946: Vrak ved Blue Beach på reise St.Johns til Belloran, Newfoundland