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Name: BELDIS
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 03/04/1924
Completed: 061924
Builder: Armstrong, Whitworth & Co Ltd
Yard: Low Walker
Yard Number: 998
Dimensions: 2406grt, 1284nrt, 294.1 x 45.3 x 19.1ft
Engines: Oil engine, Sulzer type, 4cyl (23.5 x 41.75ins), 387nhp
Engines by: Armstrong, Whitworth & Co Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number:
History:
06/1924 Skibs A/S Christen Smith's Rederi, Oslo
1936 Lambert Brothers, London; renamed BELDISA
1937 Leif Erichsens Rederi A/S, Bergen; renamed HERMA
1950 A/S Rask (Sigv Risanger), Haugesund; renamed RASK
1952 Suomen Moottorilaiva O/Y (Erkki Tilhe), Helsinki; renamed SILJA
1956 Varustamo Paavo Nurmi, Espoo; renamed SATU
1958 O/Y Thombrokers A/B (L Jouhki), Helsinki; renamed MAKE
1963 Laiva O/Y Ritva (Erkki Poikonen), Helsinki; renamed RITVA
1967 Rigas Bros & K Mitropoulos, Piraeus; renamed MARIETTA
08/1971 Broken up
Comments: Designed for heavy lifts and long cargoes
08/1971: Broken up at Perama


Above photo as BELDIS

Above photo as RASK