SOM 008 Finkenau
New 1/1250 scale model of the German freighter Finkenau by Solent (SOM 008) as in 1961.
Built: 1961 F. Schichau Gmbh, Bremerhaven, Germany Owner: Bugsier Reederei und Bergangs A.G. Hamburg
Dimensions: 79.37 x 12.02 Tonnage: 906 tons gross Speed: 14 knots
Route: Hamburg and Bremen to Southampton and Bristol Channel ports
Sold: 1978 and converted to a livestock carrier, re-named Rabunion XII. Re-named four times after this.
29/10/10: burnt out and drifted ashore in Yemen.