VEB Deutfracht / Seereederei (DSR),
Rostock, German Democratic Republic.

m/v CAPELLA

Off.no / IMO: ? / ? Build: 1961 Shipyard: VEB Peene-Werft, Wolgast, DDR. # 72
Dwt: 840 Grt: 230 Nrt: 617
Passenger: 1 Speed10 knots Dim:  59,52 x 9,83 x ? m. Draft: 3,650 m.
 
8/10 1958: Launched.
25/5 1961: Delivered to VEB Deutsche Seereederei, Rostock, DDR as CAPELLA.
1/1 1974: Transferred to Deutfracht / Seereederei, Rostock, DDR.
3/1 1976: Sunk in a storm N off Schiermonnikoog at pos. 53.38N & 06.18E when on a voyage from Runcorn to Stockholm. Crew saved.
Typ 840
Name / yard.no. Delivered to Delivered Fate / Scrapped
NORDSTERN / 47 DSR 17/11 1959 17/2 1978 laid up
ARCTURUS / 48 DSR 14/1 1960 sunk 16/4 1980
GEMMA / 50 DSR 3/3 1960 broken up 1984
ALGENIB / 63 DSR 20/4 1960 sold 8/7 1960
SCHEDIR / 66 DSR 20/4 1960 sold 15/7 1960
WEGA / 51 DSR 20/6 1960 grounded & wrecked 5/11 1983
DENEBOLA / 49 DSR 25/7 1960 scrapped 1/10 1985
ATAIR / 60 DSR 23/8 1960 sold 11/12 1979
DENEB / 61 DSR 9/9 1960 sold 1979
MARKAB / 62 DSR 29/10 1960 sold 1977
SIRRAH / 64 DSR 15/11 1960 sold 1979
ALDEBARAN / 67 DSR 19/4 1961 sold 1977
BELLATRIX / 73 DSR 23/8 1961 1984 laid up
MALCHIN / 74 DSR 25/8 1961 scrapped 1991
POEL / 75 DSR 9/12 1961 sold 1979
PUTBUS / 76 DSR 9/12 1961 sold 1979
RIEMS / 77 DSR 27/12 1961 sold 1981
RERIK / 78 DSR 29/12 1961 sold 1981
STAVENHAGEN / 86 DSR 31/12 1961 sold 1979
UCKERMUNDE / 87 DSR 31/3 1962 sold 1981
VITTE / 88 DSR 31/3 1963 sold 1979
ZINNOWITZ / 97 DSR 13/4 1963 sold 1981
VILM / 89 DSR 30/4 1963 sold 1980
WAREN / 90 DSR 30/5 1963 sold 1980