D/S Uni IV

Other names
ex Tas IV,ex Star VII,ex Føik
Call sign
ZSGW
Shipping company
The Union Whaling CO, Ltd.,Durban,Sør Afrika
Nationality
Great Britain flaggGreat Britain
Home port

Shipyard

Name
Akers Mek. Verksted, Kristiania/Oslo
Build year
1923
Yard number
408
Month of delivery
August

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Civilian ship

Tonnage

Gross tonnage:
197
Net tonnage:
66

Engine

Propulsion:
Triple 3 cyl.
Engine size:
NHK 118

Dimensions

Length:
111.0'
Beam:
21.9'
Draft:
12.7'
  • HISTORIKK:
    v/H. Larsson-Fedde

    8/1923: Hvalfanger A/S Vestfold (Johan Rasmussen & Co) Sandefjord - FØIK
    7/1925: Hvalfanger A/S Rosshavet (J.Rasmussen & M.Konow) Sandefjord - STAR VII
    8/1930: Fraternitasjkompaniet A/S (A.P. Møller) København, Danmark - TAS IV
    5/1937: The Union Whaling Co.Ltd (A.E. Larsen) Durban, South Africa - UNI IV
    /1941: Rekv. av Den South African Navy (T 47) - GERMISTON
    /1946: The Union Whaling Co. Ltd (A.E. Larsen) Durban,South Africa - UNI  IV
    /1948: Donkergat Whaling Co., Cape Town, South Africa - PERELBERG
    5/1954: Grunnstøtte i mai. Total vrak