M/S British Columbia Express

Call sign
LJHC
Shipping company
Sigurd Herlofson & Co, Oslo
Nationality
Norway flaggNorway
Home port
Oslo, Norge

Shipyard

Name
Gøtaverken Mek. Verk., Gøteborg, Sverige
Build year
1936
Yard number
500
Month of delivery
november

Tonnage

Gross tonnage:
3.339
Net tonnage:
1.869
Deadweight:
4.000

Engine

Propulsion:
Gøtaverken
Engine size:
BHK 5200
Speed:
16,5 knop

Dimensions

Length:
364.4'
Beam:
50.3'
Draft:
21.3'
  • HISTORIKK:
    v/H.Larsson-Fedde.

    11/1936: Skips A/S Victoria (Sig. Herlofson & Co. A/S) Oslo - BRITISH COLOMBIA EXPRESS
    1950: P/R Quadriga (Willy Bruns Gmbh) Hamburg, Tyskland - QUADRIGA
    1961: Shanghai Dev. Co. Keelung, Taiwan - CHIAU KUO
    1962: Chiau Kuo S. S. Co. Ltd., Keelung, Taiwan - CHIAU KUO
    1969: Solgt til opphugging i Taiwan.

    Maskineri:
    2 stk. dieselmotorer, enkeltvirkende, 2x9 cylindere diam. 900mm. Maskineri bygget ved AB. Gøtaverken, Gøteborg, Sverige.

    Se også:
    http://www.warsailors.com/singleships/britishcolexpr.html