D/S Africa

Call sign
VTBZ
Class
LR100A1
Shipping company
Nationality
Great Britain flaggGreat Britain
Home port
Bombay, India

Shipyard

Name
W. Walker, Maryport, UK
Build year
1905
Month of delivery
Oktober

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Civilian ship

Tonnage

Gross tonnage:
454
Net tonnage:
162

Engine

Propulsion:
Triple 3 cyl.

Dimensions

Length:
159.0'
Beam:
24.9'
Draft:
9.4
  • HISTORIKK:
    v/H. Larsson-Fedde

    10/1905: Aden S. S. Co. Ltd (Arnold, Cheney & Co) London, U.K. - AFRICA
    i/1911: Cowasjee, Dinshaw & Bros., Bombay, U.K. - AFRICA
    /1958: D. H. C. Dinshaw, D.D. & J.D. Pudumjec, Bombay - AFRICA
    /1959: Opphugget i India 4. kvartal 1959

    Maskineri:
    Triple dampmaskin - 13 1/3", 21 1/2" & 34 1/2" - 27". Maskineri bygget Hutsons & Sons, Glasgow, UK.