D/S Iron Baron

Other names
ex Emerald Wings, ex Kilbaha
Call sign
WQHT - LDRR
Shipping company
Nationality
Norway flaggNorway
Home port

Shipyard

Name
Build year
1911

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Civilian ship

Tonnage

Gross tonnage:
2.913
Net tonnage:
1.940
Deadweight:
5.500

Engine

Propulsion:
Triple 3 cyl.
Engine size:
NHK 286
Speed:
9 knop

Dimensions

Length:
331.3'
Beam:
49.1'
Draft:
21.8'
  • Historikk:
    v/H.Larsson-Fedde, Farsund.

    71911: Wing S. S. Co. Ltd (N. Hallet & Co) London - EMERALD WINGS
    1913: Wing S. S. Co. Ltd (N. Hallet & Co) Sydney, N.S.W - EMERALD WINGS
    1917: Limerick S. S. Co. Ltd., Sydney, N.S.W. - KILBAHA
    1918: Margam Abbey S. S. Co. Ltd., Sydney, N.S.W. - KILBAHA
    1919: Broken Hill Steel Proprietary Co. Ltd., Sydney, N.S.W - KILBAHA
    1920: Broken Hill Proprietary Co. Ltd., Sydney, N.S.W. - IRON BARON
    1925: Broken Hill Proprietary Co. Ltd., Newcastle, N.S.W. - IRON BARON                  
    1926: Broken Hill Proprietary Co. Ltd., Melbourne - IRON BARON                             
    1929: E. B. Aaby, Oslo - IRON BARON                                                                    
    1937: E. B. Aabys Rederi A/S, Oslo - IRON BARON                                                 
    1940 - 1945: I Nortraships tjeneste.
    1952: Mario Zoboli, Genova - VITTORI Z
    1953: Flotta Z., Genova - VITTORI Z
    10/1955: Sank etter kollisjon i tåke utenfor Texel den 11/10-1955 på reise fra Gdynia til Istanbul med sement.

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