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Old 19-10-17, 07:43 PM
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Default Buenos Aires IDNo 1139007

Have been lucky last week, did buy and old photo, taken in the 1930ies in the part of the port of Hamburg, where our steamtug TIGER is now at home.
The big building called "Augustinum" used to be the UNION Kühlhaus (cold storage) In 1991 it was dismantled and rebuilt, to be used as Home for Elder (wealthy) people.

On this photo can be seen the SS BUENOS AIRES, owner at this time Norddeutscher Lloyd, Bremen

Photo from my collection, photographer unknown (Source Fotoarchiv) with kind permission of the copyright owner

Her details and history according to Miramar:

IDNo: 1139007
Year: 1911
Flag: DEU
Type: Cargo ship (ref)
Launch Date: 21.11.11
Date of completion: 29.12.11
Tons: 5926
LPP: 137.2
Country of build: DEU
Beam: 17.7
Builder: Flensburger
Location of yard: Flensburg
Yard No: 315
Number of
screws/Mchy/1 T (triple-expansion)
Speed(kn): 12.5

Subsequent History:

End: 1940
Disposal Data:
sm/t (NARWHAL) 57.00N/11.35E 1.5.40 (30*)

More information of her interesting life and sad end can be viewed here:
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