M/S Rubens

Call sign
OPRV
Nationality
Belgium flaggBelgium
Home port
Build year
1937
Month of delivery
Oktober

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Attacked from air, 13.2.1941
  • Civilian ship

Tonnage

Gross tonnage:
320
Net tonnage:
135

Engine

Propulsion:
Sulzer
Engine size:
NHK 150

Dimensions

Length:
124.8'
Beam:
26.0'
Draft:
15.0'
  • HISTORIKK:
    v/H. Larsson-Fedde.

    10/1937: N.V. Motorvisscherij, Ostende, Belgia(Trawler) - RUBENS
    12/1940: Rekv. av The Royal Navy Administration, U.K .- RUBENS
    2/1941: Senket 13/2 ved tysk luftangrep ca 230 n.m. SW av Irland i pos. N 48.50', W 14.20'

    Motor: Sulzer 2S.C.SA-6 cyl.12"x20"

    Sources

    http://uboat.net/allies/warships/ship/6452.html
    https://books.google.no/books?id=tdbEAwAAQBAJ&pg=PA285&lpg=PA285&dq=trawler+rubens&source=bl&ots=6AznCx3wZW&sig=RjK7ZRAjxl1ZokVfAZi_SEtNLGY&hl=no&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwikyOyskZjNAhUGAZoKHXchBXIQ6AEIXjAM#v=onepage&q=trawler%20rubens&f=falsehttps://books.google.no/books?