Rederi AB Gotland,
Visby, Sweden

 

S/S VISBY (I)

Off.no: Build: 1924 Shipyard: Oskarshamns M.V. AB, Oskarshamn, Sweden.
Dwt: 300 Grt: 828 Nrt: 565
Speed: 12 knots   Dim: 54,34 x 9,42 x 3,06 m.
May 1924: Delivered to Ångfartygs AB Gotland, Visby, Sweden as VISBY. In traffic Stockholm - Visby
21/3 1962 Company name changed to Rederi AB Gotland, Visby Sweden.
Jan. 1963: Sold to Skagenlinjen Rederi AB (Stena AB), Gothenburg, Sweden and renamed SKAGEN II
1963: Rebuild at Gotaverken AB, Gothenburg.
July 1963 - Aug. 1963: In traffic Lysekil, Sweden - Skagen, Denmark
Aug. 1963 - Oct. 1963: In traffic Gothenburg, Sweden - Frederikshavn, Denmark.
1964: Registered at Stena AB, Gothenburg, Sweden.
28/3 1964: Had fire in in her forward accomodation when in Frederikshavn.
June 1964 - Aug. 1964: In traffic Bergkvara, Sweden - Allinge, Bornholm, Denmark.
Aug. 1964 - Dec. 1964: Laid up.
Dec. 1964: Sold to Sarabande, Olsson & Co. KB, Gothenburg, Sweden.
1965 - Aug. 1966: In traffic Lysekil, Sweden - Skagen, Denmark.
21/8 1966: Laid up at Gothenburg, Sweden.
Dec. 1966: Transferred to Stena AB, Gothenburg, Sweden.
April 1968: Sold to Personers AB, Ystad, Sweden to be broken up.
9/4 1968: Developed a leck in Oresund when under tow to Ystad, towed to Malmoe for repair and a week later towed to Ystad where she was broken up.