D/S Abiel Foster

Call sign
KETM
Shipping company
United States War Shipping Adm. USA
Nationality
USA flaggUSA
Home port
Los Angeles, CA, USA

Shipyard

Name
California Shipbuilding Corp., Los Angeles, California, USA
Build year
1942
Yard number
15
Month of delivery
Mai

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Civilian ship

Tonnage

Gross tonnage:
7.176
Net tonnage:
4.380
Deadweight:
10.975

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

    5/1942: United States War Shipping Administration, Los Angeles, USA - ABIEL  FOSTER
    /1946: United States Department of Commerce, Los Angeles, USA - ABIEL  FOSTER
    11/1960: Solgt til Northern Metal Co., Philadelphia for opphugging. Ankom Philadelhia den 29/11-1960.

    Maskineri:
    Triple dampmaskin - 3 cylindere diam. 24 1/2", 37" & 70" - 48". Maskineri bygget ved Joshua Hendy Iron Works, Sunnyvale, California, USA.

    Sources

    http://www.plimsollshipdata.org/ship.php?ship_id=19675&name=Abiel%20Foster