"Indus 6" 1957 ex "Skudd 4"

"Indus 6" 1957 ex "Skudd 4"

Hand Colored photograph of “Indus 6″ taken in Iquique, Chile, i 1957. built as “Shot 4″ for Hvalfangst Company shooter A / S. Year 1929. Boatyard: Uusimaa Mek. 245 brt. Sold Cia Industrial Valparaiso and renamed “Indus 6” i 1946. The cargo ship in the background is Italian, Genoa-registered, “St. Elizabeth”. (Source: Miramar Ship Index)
 
Héctor Mendieta Rubillo

 
 

Hvb "Southern Lotus"

Hvb "Southern Lotus"

Salvesens hvalbåt “Southern Lotus”. Built as HSE “Phlox”, launched as HMS “Lotus”. Taken over by the Free French Navy in May 1942 and renamed “Commander d'Estienne d'Orves”. Returned Great Britain in May 1947 and again given name “Lotus”. Bought by South Georgia Co.. i 1948. Bøyebåt 1948-1952, Whaler from 1953 to 1963.

Hvb "Southern Lotus"

HVB “Southern Lotus”


Photo: Allison Karlsen
Year: The end of the '50s