M/S Høegh Silvercloud

Call sign
LKEC
Class
DNV 1A1
Shipping company
Nationality
Norway flaggNorway
Home port

Shipyard

Name
Build year
1939
Yard number
446
Month of delivery
April

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Civilian ship

Tonnage

Gross tonnage:
5.287
Net tonnage:
3.145
Deadweight:
8.280

Engine

Propulsion:
M.A.N.
Built by:
Masch.Augsburg-Nurnburg,Augsburg

Dimensions

Length:
414.30'
Beam:
55.70'
Draft:
24.90'
  • Historikk:

    2/1939 - Byggekontrakt overtatt fra Kerr Steam Ship Co. Inc., New York. Bygget som - HØEGH SILVERCLOUD    ved Flensburger Schiffsbau Gesellschaft, Flensburg, for Skips A/S Arizona v/ Leif Høegh & Co. A/S, Oslo.
    1940 - 1945: I Nortraships tjeneste.
    1953 - Solgt i april til Deutsche Dampfscifffahrts-Gesellschaft "Hansa", Bremen, Tyskland.
    Nytt navn - FALKENFELS
    29.1. 1964 - Ankom Bilbao for hugging ved E. Erhardt y Cia.

    Maskineri:
    Dieselmotor, to-takt dobbeltvirkende - 5 sylindere. MAN.

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