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Category:Peter Rickmers (ship, 1889)

Deutsch: Das stählerne Viermastvollschiff Peter Rickmers der Reederei Rickmers Reismühlen, Reederei und Schiffbau A.-G. in Bremerhaven wurde 1889 von Russel and Co. in Greenock (Glasgow, Schottland) gebaut. Es strandete am 30. April 1908 vor Long Island und ging verloren.

ShipEdit

  • Type: Four-masted steel barque, fully rigged ship
  • Design by:
  • Order date:
  • Built by: Russel & Co., Greenock Port Glasgow United Kingdom
  • Yard No:
  • Keel laid:
  • Launch date: 10.1889
  • Date of completion: 1889
  • Length over all: 101,29 m
  • LPP: m
  • Beam: 13,56 m
  • Draught: 7,77 m
  • GRT: 2926
  • DWT:
  • NET: 2751
  • Sail area: Rigged with royals and skysails over double top- and top-gallant sails.
  • Main engine:
  • Speed: kn

HistoryEdit

  • 1889 Named: PETER RICKMERS for Rickmers Reismühlen, Rhederei und Schiffbau AG, Bremerhaven. Flag: Germany
  • 1892/1893 Sailed from Astoria, OR, to Plymouth in 113 days.
  • 1894 Sailed from Cardiff to Singapore in 84 days.
  • 1906 Sailed from [?] Rangoon for Bremerhaven with a cargo of rice.
  • 29.10.1906 Sank the Herman in a collision off Dover. Brought to Vlissingen for repairs.
  • 30.04.1908 Stranded on the sand banks west of Fire Island at Jones Inlet, New York.
  • 19.05.1908 Destroyed when the remaining 95.000 cases of oil caught fire.

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