D/S Saltersgate

Other names
Overstone
Call sign
LETJ
Class
LR100A1 with freeboard
Shipping company
Nationality
Great Britain flaggGreat Britain
Home port
London, UK

Shipyard

Name
Northumberland Shipbuilding Co. Ltd., Howden, Newcastle, UK
Build year
1924
Yard number
384
Month of delivery
Februar

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Civilian ship

Tonnage

Gross tonnage:
3.940
Net tonnage:
2.387
Deadweight:
7380

Engine

Propulsion:
Triple 3 cyl.

Dimensions

Length:
380.3'
Beam:
51.9'
Draft:
23.4'
  • Historikk:
    v/Einar Ottarsen Onsøien

    2.1924: OVERSTONE, Rochdale SS Co Ltd, Cardiff, UK.
    12.1925: OVERSTONE, Charles Radcliffe Ltd., Cardiff, UK.
    4.1927: SALTERSGATE, Turnbull Scott Sg Co Ltd, London, UK.
    5.1944: SALTERSGATE, Ministry of War Transport (Chr. Salvesen), Leith, UK.
    9.6.1944: Scuttled in Goosberry No. 3, Normandy.
    Etter krigen hevet og opphugget.


    Maskineri:
    Trippel dampmaskin, 3 sylindere diam. 25", 41" & 68" - 48".
    Maskineri bygget ved North East Marine Engine Co, Ltd. Newcastle, UK.

    Sources

    http://www.plimsollshipdata.org/ship.php?ship_id=33953&name=Saltersgate
    H S Appleyard (World Ship Society): Turnbull, Scott & Company,
    World Ship Society: From 70 North to 70 South, Chr. Salvesen, Leith.