Det Bergenske D/S,
Bergen, Norway

MIDNATSOL (I)

IMO: Build: 1949 Shipyard: Cantieri Riuniti dell'Adriatico, Ancona, Italy. # 230
Grt: 2.097 Nrt: 569 Dwt: ?
Speed: ? knots   Dim: 81,99 x 12,50 x ? m. Draft: 6,530 m.
9/11 1949: Delivered to Det Bergenske D/S, Bergen, Norway as MIDNATSOL.
3/12: 1949: In traffic for Hurtigrutens Between Bergen - Kirkenes.
3/12 1950: Collided with general cargo ship NADDODD at Solsund.
4/8 1979: Registered for Troms Fylkes D/S, A/S, Tromsø, Norway.
Oct.1982: Renamed MIDNATSOL II.
Jan.1983: Sold to Partrederi Drangsholt, Forsberg, Hoddevik & Kjendal, Flekkefjord, Norway.
1983: Laid up as a hotel-ship in Kragerø. Renamed MIDNATSOL NORGE.
1984: Moved and laid up at Hankø.
1984: Sold to KHR-Kysten Hotell og Restaurant A/S, Oslo, Norway.
Febr.1987: Rebuild at Sarpsborg Mek. Verksted, Greåker to a hotel-ship.
8/2 1987: Sank at the yard beacuse of a open valve.
1/3 1987: Refloated.
May 1987: Towed to Belgium to be broken up.