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Houseflags of Norwegian maritime companies (F)

Last modified: 2006-08-26 by phil nelson
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Falck Shipping A/S

[Falck Shipping]
image by Ivan Sache

The company was founded in 1862 in Stavanger by Thomas S. Falck (1829-1889), the Norwegian consul in Newcastle (United Kingdom). In 1936, it was renamed Jacob Falck ANS, Jacob Falck being the Swedish consul in Stavanger. The company was eventually renamed Falck Shipping A/S in 1984. The flag is a red swallow-tailed pennant with a white star in the middle.
Ivan Sache, 2 December 2003

Fearnley & Eger

[Fearnley & Eger flag]
image by Jarig Bakker
Source: Brown's Flags and Funnels of British and Foreign Steamship Companies, 1926 [wed26]

Oslo - white flag bordered red; blue Maltese cross.
Jarig Bakker, 2 February 2005

Forest Transporters A/S

[Forest Transporters A/S]
image by Jarig Bakker, 4 February 2006
Source: Brown's Flags and Funnels of Shipping Companies of the World [lgr95]

Bergen - Israeli-style Blue-White-Blue-White-Blue flag, in center white intertwined "FT".
Jarig Bakker, 4 February 2006

Fred Olsen Lines

[Houseflag of Fred Olsen Lines]
image by António Martins

Much of the Fred. Olsen company is still based in Norway, as well as in Liechtenstein, the Channel Islands, etc. The company is involved in shipping, manufacturing of watches (Timex), etc. Fred. Olsen also owns much land in Gomera, one of the Canary Islands, which explains the Líneas Fred. Olsen with a houseflag similar to that of the Norwegian company but with the colours of Spain.
Jan Oskar Engene, 5 February 1999

Fritz Andreasen

[Friktz Andreasen flag]
image by Jarig Bakker, 18 October 2005
Source: Brown’s Flags and Funnels of Shipping Companies of the World, 1995 [lgr95]

Bodo - red flag, white diamond bordered blue, blue "A".
Jarig Bakker, 18 October 2005

Fylkesbaatane i Sogn og Fjordane

[Fylkesbaatane i Sogn og Fjordane houseflag]
image by Jorge Candeias