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LOI
Building contract
Building started
25/11/1954Keel laid
7/5/1955Launch, name giving ceremony
Sea trial
Second sea trial
7/7/1955Delivered to REderi Ab Slite, Slite, Sweden as General cargo ship.
2/5/1959Rebuild to Passanger ferry by Sölvesborgs Varvs.
1959Simpnäs – Mariehamn route.
1/4/1963Sold to Partrederi Sam Sune Petterson, Skärhamn, Sweden
8/4/1964Delivered to new owner.
1964Rebuild back to general cargo ship.
9/1978Sold to Rederi Ab Igeln, Jönköping, Sweden. New name Stellan.
1/1980Sold to Partrederi Bo N. Nyberg. Göteborg, Sweden.
4/1988Sold to Rederi Ab Vapuer, Göteborg, Sweden.
1/1989Sold to Partrederi Gunnar Lindeberg, Stockholm, Sweden.
New name Tella.
11/2000Sold to Gene Echols, St. Augustine, FL , USA
26/11/2000Main engine damage near Canary Islands. Towed to
Boulogne for repairs.
6/1/2001Suffer main engine damage. Towed to Ponta Delgada.
2001Sold to Mr. Ahmed Mohammed Ftaimah, São Tome,
São Tome and Principe. New name Elena
19/9/2006Arrived to Aliaga for scrapping.