D/S Swazi

Call sign
ZSNG
Class
LLOYD 100A1
Shipping company
Thesen Steamship Co. Ltd. Cape Town, Syd Afrika
Nationality
South Africa flaggSouth Africa
Home port
Cape Town, Sør-Afrika

Shipyard

Name
WJ Yarwood & Sons Ltd., Northwich, UK
Build year
1927
Yard number
345
Month of delivery
november

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Civilian ship

Tonnage

Gross tonnage:
174.00
Net tonnage:
105.00
Deadweight:
247.00

Engine

Propulsion:
Compound 2 cyl.
Engine size:
30 RHP

Dimensions

Length:
99.80'
Beam:
22.40'
Draft:
9.8'
  • Historikk:

    11.1927: SWAZI, Thesen & Co Ltd, Cape Town, SAF,
    /1938: SWAZI, Thesen's SS Co Ltd (Mitchell Cotts & Co (South Africa)Ltd), Cape Town. SAF,
    c1949: SWAZI, Thesen's SS Co Ltd (Coast Lines Africa (Pty) Ltd), Cape Town, SAF,
    /1953: SWAZI COAST, Thesen's SS Co Ltd (Coast Lines Africa (Pty) Ltd), Cape Town, SAF;
    1960: Ikke lenger i Lloyd's Register.




    Maskineri:
    Compound dampmaskin, 2 cylindere diam. 18 1/2" & 28"-22". Maskineri bygget ved WJ Yarwood & Sons Ltd., Northwich, UK.1942.

    Thesen var en rederfamilie fra Stavanger utvandret til Syd-Afrika i 1868/69.

    Sources

    http://www.plimsollshipdata.org/ship.php?ship_id=46965&name=Swasi

    Lloyd's Register, diverse årganger