D/S Spero

Other names
ex Pacificio,ex Taigi Maru
Call sign
LCUX - WNKB
Shipping company
Nationality
Norway flaggNorway
Home port
Enlistment district

Shipyard

Name
Build year
1919
Yard number
3

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Civilian ship

Tonnage

Gross tonnage:
3.619
Net tonnage:
2.200
Deadweight:
5.500

Engine

Propulsion:
Triple 3 cyl.
Engine size:
NHK 265
Speed:
9,5 knop

Dimensions

Length:
330.5'
Beam:
46.2'
Draft:
27.8'
  • HISTORIKK:
    v/Haakon Larsson Fedde, Farsund

    1919: Uchida Kisen K. K., Yokohama, Japan - TAIGI MARU
    1921: Arth. H. Mathiesen, Kristiania - PACIFICIO
    1922: Bjarne Eriksen, Kristiania - PACIFICIO
    1925: Arth. Smith, Oslo - PACIFICIO                                                                          
    1927: E. B. Aaby, Oslo - PACIFICIO                                                                           
    1934: Omdøpt - SPERO
    1937: E. B. Aabys Rederi A/S (E. B. Aaby) Oslo - SPERO
    11/1938: Skips A/S Mirva (Simonsen & Astrup) Oslo - SPERO                                      
    9/1939: Skips A/S Avant (Eivind Kile) Kristiansand S - SPERO                                       
    1941: Skips A/S Avant (Einar Rasmussen) Kristiansand S - SPERO                            
    7/1946: W. C. T. Hwang, Shanghai - CHINA COASTER
    1947: China Trad. Corp. (W. C. T. Hwang) Shanghai - CHINA COASTER                                       
    1950: Tatt av Chinese Nationalist Authorities - CHINA COASTER                                            
    1952: Solgt til opphugging, Taiwan.

    Se også:
    http://www.warsailors.com/singleships/spero.html