D/S Castor

Other names
ex Rødfaxe
Call sign
WNRF - LCGE - LDMG
Shipping company
Nationality
Norway flaggNorway
Home port

Shipyard

Name
Helsingør Jernskibs & Maskinbyggeri, Helsingør, Danmark
Build year
1920
Yard number
161
Month of delivery
oktober

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Civilian ship

Tonnage

Gross tonnage:
1.640
Net tonnage:
933
Deadweight:
2.400

Engine

Propulsion:
Triple 3 cyl.
Engine size:
NHK 158 IHK 600
Speed:
9,5 knop

Dimensions

Length:
259.0'
Beam:
37.7'
Draft:
15.4'
  • HISTORIKK:
    v/H.Larsson-Fedde

    10/1920: A/S Primula (Schach, Steenberg & Co) København - RØDFAXE
    12/1922: Det Bergenske Dampskibsselskab, Bergen - CASTOR
    Betalt: kr. 772.717,-
    1928: Doble vinsjer til luke 2.
    1931: Strømlinje ror.
    1933: Peile apparat.
    1939: Radio.
    1940: Skadet av bomber.
    1941: Havari bunn og baug.
    1942: Klasset ved B. M. V, ufullstendig p. g. a. manglende materialer.
    1/1948: A/B Tankar Steamship Co. Ltd., Gamlakarleby - TANKAR
    1955: A/B Andersson Steamship Co. Ltd., Gamlakarleby - TANKAR
    1956: Varustana O/Y Sisukas Rederi (Laivas O/Y Aura Sh.) Helsingfors - SISUKAS
    1963: P/R Sisal (Fenno Steamship Ltd. O/Y) Helsingfors - SISAL
    10/1964: Ankom Brugge, Belgia den 10/10 for opphugging.

    LASTEROM: 118.290 cub. ft.

    Se også:
    http://www.warsailors.com/homefleetsingles/castor.html

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