Finland Steamship Company's Emigrant Ships


S/S AALLOTAR

Passenger steamer, two decks

Passengers

I: 97

II: 84

III: -

Ice class

I A

Tonnages

2,915 GRT

1,607 NRT

1,345 tdw

Length over all

90.05 m

Breadth

13.81 m

Draught

5.94 m

Engine

Compound Lentz steam engine 4 cy. by the shipbuilders.

Horse powers

3,160 IHP

Speed

14 knots

22.5.1937

Completed by A/S Helsingørs Jernskibs- og Maskinbyggeri, Helsingør (Elsinore), as S/S Aallotar for Suomen Höyrylaiva Osakeyhtiö - Finska Ångfartygs Aktiebolaget, Helsinki.

Sailed on Helsinki - Copenhagen - Hull line.

28.6.1945

Surrendered as war reparations to the Soviet Union to replace S/S Ariadne, which was wrecked on the delivery voyage, and renamed S/S Beloostrov. Operated by Baltic Shipping Co., Leningrad, on Leningrad - Helsinki - Stockholm - London line.

1956

Transferred to Black Sea Shipping Co., Odessa.

1968

Transferred to Sakhalin Shipping Co., Kholmsk.

1975

Sold to Matsukura Kaiji for demolition and delivered at Izumiotsu on June 6. Work began the same month at Hirao, Yamaguchi.

Source: The Ships of Our First Century : The Effoa Fleet 1883-1983. Ed. by Matti Pietikäinen & Bengt Sjöström. Keuruu 1983, 231 p. ISBN 951-99438-5-4.