Name GOWER
Type Dry Cargo
Year 1930
GRT 1539
Engines Steam
Builder GOOLE SHIPBUILDING & REPAIRING CO. (1927) LTD.
At GOOLE
Launch date 09-09-1930
Yard number 291
Owners Kilvey Shipping Co. (J. E. Fisher), Swansea
History Sold 1933 and renamed WAPPU, O/Y Wappu (Antti Wihuri), Helsinki. Sold to Finland Line in 1941. Seized in Germany 21 Sept. 1944 and renamed LEUCHTENBURG, German State ownership (A. Vinnen, managers). Seized by Britain in 1945 and returned to Finland Line as WAPPU again from 1946.
Fate Broken up after April 1964 at Mathildedal, Finland

 


GOOLE S.B. LIST