Swedish American Line,
m/p KUNGSHOLM (III)
|Off.no: 9441||Build: 1953||Shipyard: N.V. Koninklijke Maats "De Schelde", Vlissingen, Netherlands.|
|Dwt: 4.135||Grt: 21.164||Dim: 182,9 x 23,5 x 14,9 m|
|Speed: 19 knots||Pass: 1-class: 802, 2-class: 626|
|1953: Delivered to Swedish America Line, Gothenburg, Sweden as KUNGSHOLM.
1965: Sold to Norddeutscher Lloyd, West Germany and renamed EUROPA.
1970: Norddeutscher Lloyd and HAPAG is joined and the new company name is HAPAG - LLOYD A.G.
1981: Sold to Costa Armatori S.p.A., Italy, the ship is registered on Independent Continental Lines Ltd., Panama and renamed COLUMBUS C.
29/7 1984: Struck a breakwater while entering Cadiz during a cruise and settled on the bottom with her engine-room flooded.
2/11 1984: Refloated and delivered to her owners 7/11.
1985: Sold to Mirak S.A., Spain for demolition at Barcelona.
|KUNGSHOLM anchored in Villefrance-sur-Mer|
|KUNGSHOLM passing trough the famous Gaillard Cut of the Panama Canal.||KUNGSHOLM as EUROPA|