D/S Norelg

Other names
ex Empire Ptarmigan, ex Abercos
Call sign
LNAO
Shipping company
Nationality
Norway flaggNorway
Home port

Shipyard

Name
Build year
1920
Yard number
8
Month of delivery
januar

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Civilian ship

Tonnage

Gross tonnage:
6.103
Net tonnage:
3.729
Deadweight:
9.414

Engine

Propulsion:
Triple 3 cyl.
Engine size:
NHK
Speed:
11 knop

Dimensions

Length:
404.0'
Beam:
53.2'
Draft:
21.9'
  • HISTORIKK:
    v/H. Larsson-Fedde

    1/1920: United States Board, Portland, Oregon, USA - ABERCOS
    1937: United States Maritime Com., Portland, Oregon, USA - ABERCOS
    1941: Ministry of War Transport (Ropner & Co) London, UK. - EMPIRE PTARMIGAN
    1942: Norske Stat (NORTRASHIP) Oslo - NORELG
    1946: Norelg S. S. Co. (Wallem & Co) Panama - NORELG
    1948: New Continental Shipping Co. Ltd., Shanghai, China - NEW ASIA
    1950: Wallem & Co. Ltd., Panama - NORELG
    1951: Purple Star Shipping Co., Panama - NORELG
    1955: Purple Star Shipping Co., Shanghai, China - NORELG
    1967: Utgått Lloyds Register.

    Maskineri:
    Trippel dampmaskin, 3 sylindere - diam. 24,5"- 41,5" & 72"- 48".
    Maskineri bygget ved Hooven, Owen & Pentschler Co., Hamilton, Ontario, USA.

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