Motor Ship Boheme WALLENIUS LINES Commodore Cruise Lines Souvenir Smoke Glass Trinket Tray 1970s

Motor Ship Boheme WALLENIUS LINES Commodore Cruise Lines Souvenir Smoke Glass Trinket Tray 1970s

$16.00

Description: Motor Ship Boheme WALLENIUS LINES Souvenir Smoke Glass Trinket Tray

Condition: One tiny fleabite on the bottom edge below the last "E" in BOHEME

Marks: M/S BOHEME (OW on the stack)

Size: 8" x 4"

History for the Preservationist: 1968—1981: Wallenius Lines ownership

Following delivery the Bohème sailed to Stockholm, the location of Wallenius Lines' headquarters, for a presentation to invited guests. On departing Stockholm for Miami she carried her first paying passengers on board. Her maiden voyage was cut short however, as she hit an underwater cliff outside Dalarö in the Stockholm Archipelago. The cliff breached the ship's hull and fuel tanks. Lifeboats were used to evacuate all passengers from the listing ship, and three days later she was refloated and towed to the Finnboda shipyard in Nacka for week-long repairs. After the repairs she again left for Miami, this time without passengers.

On 7 December 1968 the Bohème left on her first cruise from Miami to Saint Thomas. During her first year in service the ship had notable problems with her air conditioning due to the shipyard's inexperience with building ships for the warm Caribbean climate. As a result, she returned to Europe in 1980, sailing to the Blohm + Voss shipyard in Hamburg, West Germany where the air conditioning system was rebuilt, an additional screw compressor as well as two freshwater generators were installed. Following the rebuild the Bohème re-entered service with an itinerary of Miami–Puerto Plata–Saint Thomas–San Juan–Cap-Haïtien–Miami. She followed the same itinerary around the year, becoming the first ship to offer around-the-year seven-night cruises from Miami. She was also the first cruise ship to call at Puerto Plata and the first to offer regular sailings to Cap Haitien. In March 1981 Commodore Cruise Line, as well as the Bohème, were sold to the Finland-based Rederi Ab Sally. In 1985 the vessel was renamed the Freewinds and the owners passed it to a Church of Scientology-controlled company.

Citation: Wikipedia contributors. "Freewinds." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia, 31 Dec. 2016. Web. 28 Feb. 2017.

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