D/S Ørland

Other names
ex Amberstone,ex Phoenicier,ex Lake Worth,ex War Banner
Call sign
LDDX - LGRT - WPST
Shipping company
Haaberg,Joh.A., Bergen
Nationality
Norway flaggNorway
Home port

Shipyard

Name
Chicago Ship Building Co. Chicago, IL. USA
Build year
1917
Yard number
83
Month of delivery
Oktober

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Was sunk: Attacked from air
  • Civilian ship

Tonnage

Gross tonnage:
1.899
Net tonnage:
1.102
Deadweight:
3.150

Engine

Propulsion:
Triple 3 cyl.
Engine size:
NHK 274
Speed:
9 knop

Dimensions

Length:
251.3'
Beam:
43.6'
Draft:
18.2'
  • HISTORIKK:
    v/H.Larsson-Fedde.

    Hjemmeflåten 2.verdenskrig.

    SJØSATT FOR THE SHIPPING CONTROLLER UNDER NAVNET - WAR BANNER

    10/1917: United States Shipping Board (Emergency Fleet Corp) New York - LAKE WORTH
    2/1918: U. S. Navy. Naval Overseas Transport Service (Rekv) NO 2997
    8/1919: United States Shipping Board (Emergency Fleet Corp) New York - LAKE WORTH
    /1919: Lloyd Royal Belge Soc. Anon, Antwerpen, Belgia - PHOENICIER
    10/1923: Grunnstøtte den 11/10 ved Memel på reise Blyth, UK med kull Refloat den 4/5-1924
    /1924: Crete Shipping Co. Ltd (Stelpe & Leighton Ltd) Newcastle, U.K. - AMBERSTONE
    /1927: A/S Auctor (Joh. A. Haarberg) Bergen - ØRLAND
    4/1940: Tysk flyangrep (senket) 29/4 nær Blo, Midsund i Romsdal
     

    Maskineri:
    Triple dampmaskin 3 cylindere diam 20"x33"x54". Bygget ved American S.B.& Co. Cleveland, Ohio

    Se også:
    http://www.warsailors.com/homefleet/shipswoe.html