D/S Star of Cairo

Other names
Golden Sea
Call sign
SUBP
Class
LR100A1
Shipping company
Nationality
Egypt flaggEgypt
Home port

Shipyard

Name
William Hamilton & Co.Ltd. Port Glasgow. UK.
Build year
1924
Yard number
387
Month of delivery
Mai

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Civilian ship

Tonnage

Gross tonnage:
4.286
Net tonnage:
2.894
Deadweight:
4.579

Engine

Propulsion:
Triple 3 cyl.
Engine size:
382 NHP
Speed:
9

Dimensions

Length:
387.6'
Beam:
52.0'
Draft:
26.5'
  • Historikk:

    5/1924: Levert til Golden Sea SS Co Ltd (Wylie, Ross & Co), London, GBR, - GOLDEN SEA
    /1930: Golden Sea SS Co Ltd (Howard Tenens Ltd), London, GBR,
    /1935: Golden Sea SS Co Ltd (Douglas & Ramsay), Glasgow, GBR, eksosturbin påmontert hovedmaskinen,
    /1937: Solgt til Alexandria  Nav SAE, Alexandria, Egypt - STAR OF CAIRO
    11.9.1946: På reise Bahia Blanca - Gdynia med hvete, strandet 18 nm nord for Necochea, Argentina, ps 38.30S/58.21W



    2.verdenskrig:
    Maskinist Martin Gulliksen, Haugesund døde ombord den 17.desember 1943


    Maskineri:
    Triple dampmaskin - 3 cylindere diam.26"-38" & 70"-40" & exhaust turbine driving steam Kompressor. Maskineri bygget ved D. Rowan & Co. Ltd. Glasgow, UK



    Sources

    http://www.plimsollshipdata.org/ship.php?ship_id=35260&name=Star%20of%20Cairo

    Miramarshipindex.nz