M/T Solsten

Call sign
LDHK
Shipping company
Rafen & Loennechen,Tønsberg
Nationality
Norway flaggNorway
Home port

Shipyard

Name
Barclay, Curle & Co.Ltd., Glasgow, U.K.
Build year
1929
Yard number
624
Month of delivery
Mai

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Civilian ship

Tonnage

Gross tonnage:
5.379
Net tonnage:
3.196
Deadweight:
8.370

Dimensions

Length:
388.00'
Beam:
52.70'
Draft:
29.40'
  • Historikk:
    v/Haakon Larsson-Fedde, Farsund.

    5/1929 - Levert fra Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow, UK til Tønsberg Tank A/S. 
    (Birger Rafn og Odd Loennechen) - SOLSTEN
    2. verdenskrig i Notraships tjeneste. 
    1951: Solgt Norness Shipping Co. Inc., Monrovia - nytt navn - JENNY NAESS
    1954: Solgt til UK for opphugging i 4. kvartal 1954.


    Maskineri:
    Dieselmotor, 2takt, enkeltvirkende, 3 cylindere diam. 22 7/8". Maskineri bygget ved Barclay & Curle & Co. Ltd. Glasgow, Uk.

    Se også:
    http://www.warsailors.com/singleships/solsten.html