Swedish Orient Line,
Gothenburg, Sweden.

m/v  NORDANLAND

Off.no / IMO: 8773 / ? Build: 1946 Shipyard: Eriksbergs M.V. AB, Goteborg, Sweden # 340
Dwt: 6.276 Grt: 4.123 Nrt: 1.965
Speed: 16 knots   Dim: 130,86 x 17,57 x 7,69 m. Draft: 7,160
28/9 1945: Keel laid.
7/3 1946: Launched
12/6 1946: Delivered to Ångfartygs AB Tirfing (Svenska Orient Linien), Goteborg, Sweden as NORDANLAND.
21/2 1955: The ship torn her mooring in port of Genova during a hurricane, and ran against a pier. There was a big hole in her hull in to the cargo hold were she had a cargo of carbide which was flooded. A huge explosion caused the ship to sunk in the harbour and she was a total loss