D/S Wannon

Other names
ex Gale,ex Rawlinson,ex Boschpolder
Call sign
VLDR
Shipping company
Nationality
Australia flaggAustralia
Home port

Shipyard

Name
Build year
1919
Yard number
126
Month of delivery
august

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Civilian ship

Tonnage

Gross tonnage:
567
Net tonnage:
287
Deadweight:
720

Engine

Propulsion:
Triple 3 cyl.
Engine size:
NHK 61 IHK 450
Speed:
9

Dimensions

Length:
167.4'
Beam:
26.6'
Draft:
11.0'
  • HISTORIKK: v/H. Larsson-Fedde

      8/1919: Algemeene Nederlandsche Scheepvaart Maatschappij NV, Rotterdam,Holland     "BOSCHPOLDER"
      6/1920: E.T. Lindley, London, U.K.                                                                              "RAWLINSON"
        /1922: Canterbury Steam Shipping Co.Ltd., Lytteltown, New Zealand                                "GALE"
      5/1935: Belfast & Koroit Steam Nav.Co. Ltd., Melbourne, Australia                                   "WANNON"
      3/1940: Wm. Holyman & Sons Propritary Ltd., Melbourne, Australia                                       do
        /1945: Victorian Lighterage Pty.Ltd., Melbourne(Nedrigget til lekter)                                     do
      7/1957: Solgt til Hong Kong opphuggere. Ankom Hong Kong 8/7-1957
                   under slep av Phillipinske slepebåt "CABRILLA"

    Maskineri:
    Triple dampmaskin - 3 cylindere diam. 13 3/8", 21 3/8" & 35 7/8"- 24 7/8".
    Maskineri bygget ved De Man & Te Veldhuys, Dordrecht, Holland.