D/S Star of Egypt

Other names
ex General Smuts, ex Phæbus
Call sign
SUBD
Shipping company
Nationality
Egypt flaggEgypt
Home port

Shipyard

Name
Palmers Co. Ltd., Newcastle, UK
Build year
1921
Yard number
913
Month of delivery
mars

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Civilian ship

Tonnage

Gross tonnage:
4.372
Net tonnage:
2.731

Engine

Propulsion:
Triple 3 cyl.
Engine size:
NHK 453

Dimensions

Length:
386.7'
Beam:
52.8'
Draft:
26.3'
  • HISTORIKK:
    v/H. Larsson-Fedde.

    3/1921: Soc.-Les Affreteurs Reunis (Jean Stern) Rouen, Frankrike - PHÆBUS
    /1923: Oakwin S.S. Co. Ltd. (W. R. Smith & Sons Ltd.) Bideford, U.K. - GENERAL SMUTS
    /1927: St. Just S.S. Co. Ltd. (W. R. Smith & Sons Ltd.) Bideford, U.K. - GENERAL SMUTS
    /1929: Reardon Smith Line Ltd. (W. R. Smith & Sons Ltd.) Bideford, U.K. - GENERAL SMUTS
    /1934: Alexandria Nav. Co. S. A. E. (Watts, Watts & Co. Ltd. ) Alexandria, Egypt - STAR OF EGYPT
    /1935: Alexandria Nav. Co. S. A. E. Alexandria, Egypt - STAR OF EGYPT
    5/1950: TW. Ward Ltd. for opphugging. Ankom Milford Haven 18/5-50