Tuesday, March 21

Browsing: Red Sea Wrecks – J

The Jolanda was a Cargo Ship of 1,153 GRT which was built at Juliana Constructora Gijonesa SA, Gijon, Spain (Yard No. 135). She was launched in August 1963 and completed in 1964. At the time of her completion, the ship was registered under the South African flag (company unknown). The Jolanda was 74.8 meters in length, 10.8 meters in beam, with propulsion being provided by a single diesel engine and shaft. Loss of the Jolanda: At the time of her loss, the ship was registered in Cyprus and was possibly in the service of Sea Brothers Marine Shipping Co., Ltd. On 01 April 1980,…