D/S Abel Parker Upshur

Call sign
KEXF
Shipping company
United States War Shipping Adm. USA
Nationality
USA flaggUSA
Home port

Shipyard

Name
North Carolina Ship Building Co., Wilmington NC, USA
Build year
1942
Yard number
30
Month of delivery
Juli

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Civilian ship

Tonnage

Gross tonnage:
7.177
Net tonnage:
4.375
Deadweight:
10.550

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-CI

    7/1942: United States War Shipping Administration, Wilmington, USA - ABEL PARKER UPSHUR
    /1946: United States Department of Commerce, Wilmington, USA- ABEL PARKER UPSHUR
    5/1966: Horton Industries Inc., Wilmington for opphugging Ankom Wilmington den 24/5-1966

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