Update 08.01.2020
Current Name Brahe
Previous Name Kristina Brahe (until 2010), Sunnhordland (until 1974), HMS Kilchrenan (until 1949), BEC-4 (until ?), PCE-830 (1943)
IMO 5345065
Call Sign OIEC
Manager Saimaan Matkaverkko Oy (SaimaaTravel), Lappeenranta, Finland
Owner Saimaan Matkaverkko Oy (SaimaaTravel), Lappeenranta, Finland
Flag Finland
Port of Registry Lappeenranta
Type of Ship passenger ship
Completion 1943
Shipyard Pullman Standard Car Manufacturing, Chicago, IL, United States of America
GT 1.105
Overall Length [m] 56,49
Registered Breadth [m] 10,06
Maximum Draught [m] 2,80
Propulsion [KW] 2.238
Propulsion [BHP] 3.042
Speed [Kn] 14,0
Capacity Passengers 250
Additional Information originally built for the USA as the 4th of 15 submarine chasers. The complete series was already transferred to United Kingdom in 1943 and used there as patrol vessels. In 1948, the ship was converted into a cargo and passenger ship together with 2 other ships of this series. In 1974 >Sunnhordland< was converted from a general cargo / passenger ship into a cruise ship. >Kristina Brahe< was in use as a cruise ship until 2010.
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