Sunday, 10 June 2018

Norwegian frigate Manicia towed into Ijmuiden, Netherlands according to the Dutch newspaper Haagsche courant dated 27 October 1921

Berthed alongside the tourist quay at Ijmuiden, Netherlands
Noord-Hollands Archief. Source

An item reported the arrival of the large Norwegian frigate Manicia [of Drammen] in the harbour of Ijmuiden, Netherlands towed by 2 Ducth and one German steam trawlers supported by the Dutch tugs Katwijk and Visschershaven. She was underway from Cardiff with a ballast of sand bound for Tønsberg. Heavily damaged due to a storm was she abandoned. Captain H. Henriksen.