D/S Kuurtanes

Other names
Ex Dirphys 1936, Ioannis Carras 1929, Dirphys 1925
Call sign
OFAA
Nationality
Finland flaggFinland

Shipyard

Name
W. Gray & Co., Ltd. W.Hartlepool
Build year
1906
Yard number
740
Month of delivery
november

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Civilian ship

Tonnage

Gross tonnage:
2.795
Net tonnage:
1.821

Engine

Propulsion:
Triple 3 cyl.
Engine size:
294 NHP
Speed:
9

Dimensions

Length:
331.0' (342.6' o.a.)
Beam:
47.6'
Draft:
20.1'
  • Historikk
    v/Einar Ottarsen Onsøien.

    11.1906: Levert til Navigation á Vapeur  Panhellénique, Piraeus, GRC - DIRPHYS
    /1923: Hellenic Co of Maritime Enterprises, Piraeus, GRC,
    /1925: Carras Bros, Piraeus, GRC - IOANNIS CARRAS
    /1929: Vas. J. Pateras, Chios, GRC - DIRPHYS
    /1936: Vaasan Laiva O/Y , Vaasa, FIN - KUURTANES
    /1938: Kuurtanes O/Y (Paul Eriksson), Vaasa, FIN
    27.12.1941: Beslaglagt av amerikanske myndigheter, beliggende i New York, USA,
    /1941: U.S.Maritime Commission / U.S. War Administration, Panama, PA (Moore McCormack Lines, Inc), New York, USA - ARC LIGHT
    10.1942: A.L.Burbank, New York, overtok som managers
    /1944: Overtatt av Ministry of War Transport (Burnett SS Co, Ltd), London GBR, (lent by U.S. War Shipping Administration)
    /194?: John Tyrell, Ltd, GBR, overtok som disponenter,
    4.1947: Tilbakelevert O/Y Kuurtanes (Paul Eriksson), Vaasa, FIN - KUURTANES
    /1954: Alf Korhonen overtok som disponenter,
    6.12.1957: Ankom Antverpen, BEL, hugget av Jos. de Smedt.

    Maskineri:
    Triple cyl 24", 38" og 64" - 42", produsert av Central Marine Eng. Works, West Hartlepool, GBR.

    Sources

    Lloyd's Register, diverse årganger,

    Starke 1906.