D/S James Hoban

Call sign
KHLR
Shipping company
United States War Shipping Adm. USA
Nationality
USA flaggUSA
Home port
Mobile, AL, USA

Shipyard

Name
Alabama Dry Dock Company, Mobile, AL, USA
Build year
1942
Yard number
281
Month of delivery
November

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Civilian ship

Tonnage

Gross tonnage:
7.176
Net tonnage:
4.380
Deadweight:
10.750

Engine

Propulsion:
Triple 3 cyl.
Engine size:
NHK 339

Dimensions

Length:
422.8'
Beam:
57.0'
Draft:
34.8'
  • Historikk:
    v/ H. Larsson, Fedde.

    Liberty Skip: Type  EC2-S-C1

    11/1942: Levert som JAMES HOBAN til United States War Shipping Administration, Mobile
    00/1946: Overført til United States Department of Commerce, Mobile, USA
    02/1961: Opphugget i Philadelphia 1 kvartal 1961 av Northern Metal Co. Ankom 28/2-1961

    Maskineri:
    Triple dampmaskin - 3 cylindere diam. 24 1/2", 37" & 70"-48". Maskineri bygget ved General Machinery Corp. Hamilton, Ohio. USA.

    Sources

    http://www.mariners-l.co.uk/LibShipsJ-Ji.html