D/S Grey County

Other names
ex Turkistan, ex War Lark
Call sign
WPJK - LHNT
Shipping company
Nationality
Norway flaggNorway
Home port

Shipyard

Name
Build year
1918
Yard number
632
Month of delivery
august

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Civilian ship

Tonnage

Gross tonnage:
5.265
Net tonnage:
3.192
Deadweight:
8.250

Engine

Propulsion:
Triple 3 cyl.
Engine size:
IHK 2767
Speed:
11 knop

Dimensions

Length:
122,32m
Beam:
15,95m
Draft:
8,58m
  • HISTORIKK:
    v/H.Larsson-Fedde

    8/1918: The Shipping Controller (J. H. Welsford & Co. Ltd) Liverpool, UK - WAR LARK
    1920: Strick Line Ltd. (F. C. Strick & Co. Ltd) Swansea, UK - WAR LARK
    1921: Turkistan S. S. Co. Ltd., Swansea, UK - TURKISTAN
    3/1925: D/S A/S Grey County (Willy Gilbert) Bergen - GREY COUNTY
    1929: Lorentz W. Hansens Rederi A/S (Lorentz W. Hansen) Bergen - GREY COUNTY
    1936: D/S A/S Songa (Klaus Wiese Hansen) Bergen - GREY COUNTY
    1940 - 1945: I Nortraships tjeneste.
    5/1947: Rederi A/B Svenska Loyd, Gøteborg - TITANIA
    4/1951: Rederi A/B Transatlantic, Gøteborg - TOLKEN
    12/1951: Rederi A/B Rex (Ragnar Kællstrøm) Stockholm - RESARØ
    12/1954: Cia. de Nav. Miramar S. A. (A. Bordonis) Monrovia - GEO WILKA
    9/1960: Matsukura Shoten K. K., Hirao, Japan for opphugging.
    Ankom Osaka, Japan den 17/9. Påbegynt i oktober 1960.

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