Hvb Globe XII

Hvb Globe XII

Melsom & Melsom its Whaler Globe XII. built in 1949 and caught for Flk Norhval until she was laid up in 1962.
1965 she was sold to Bergen, renamed Own and converted to purse seiner. The steam engine was replaced with a diesel engine 1350 HK.
1988 she was sold to AES and renamed No Hildur.
1999, sold to Sjøvik Africa A / S, Molde, and renamed Nera Atlantic. Same owner in 2005.
Posted with permission from The Whaling Museum in Sandefjord.
Photographer: Dr. Bentze.
Year: 1956-1962
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Globus AS

Globus AS

Share certificates in whaling company Globus.
Globus was founded 13. January, 1925.
Globus was the first company that started using floating factory ship with slipway with Flk “Lancing” in season 1925/26
Mer on Flk “Lancing” her.