D/S Carl Oftedahl

Other names
ex George N. Drake
Call sign
LLNK
Class
DNV1A1
Shipping company
Den norske Stat,Oslo
Nationality
Norway flaggNorway
Home port
Oslo, Norge
Enlistment district

Shipyard

Name
New England Ship Building Corp, Portland, ME. USA
Build year
1945
Yard number
3100
Month of delivery
Mars

Other

Tonnage

Gross tonnage:
7.176
Net tonnage:
4.380
Deadweight:
10.865

Engine

Propulsion:
Triple 3 cyl.
Engine size:
NHK 339 IHK 2500
Speed:
11

Dimensions

Length:
423.8'
Beam:
57.1'
Draft:
34.9''
  • HISTORIKK:
    v/H.Larsson-Fedde.

    LIBERTY SKIP: Type  EC2-S-C1

    3/1945: U.S. War Administration, Portland, USA - GEORGE N. DRAKE
    3/1945: Den Norske Stat (NORTRASHIP) Oslo - CARL OFTEDAL
    10/1946: Det Bergenske Dampskibsselskab, Bergen - CARL OFTEDAL                           
    1/1947: Omdøpt - BRANT COUNTY
    1947: Ombygd lugarer til 12 passasjerer.
    1948: Innsatt gyro.
    1949: Innsatt radar.
    2/1950: Propellhavari i februar i Østersjøen.
    3/1950: Kollisjon i mars i Delaware Bay.
    11/1954: Halvorsen Shipping Co. A/S, Bergen - MATANG
    5/1956: Hedwigshutte, Kohlen und Kokswerke A/G, Hamburg - HEDWIGSHUTTE
    12/1959: Morania Cia. Nav. S. A., Pireus - SARONIS
    11/1967: Solgt til Taiwan for opphugging i Kaohsiung.

    LASTEROM: 499.573 cub.ft.

    Maskineri:
    Trippel dampmaskin - 3-sylindere diam. 24.5"-37"-30" x 48".
    Maskineri bygget ved General Machinery Corp. Hamilton, OH, USA.
    Kjeler bygget ved Babcok & Wicox Co. 

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