D/S Norvarg

Other names
ex Empire Elk, ex Condor, ex Rotarian
Call sign
LNAI
Shipping company
Nationality
Norway flaggNorway
Home port

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Civilian ship

Tonnage

Gross tonnage:
4.748
Net tonnage:
2.936

Engine

Propulsion:
Triple 3 cyl.
Engine size:
NHK 339

Dimensions

Length:
380.3'
Beam:
53.1'
Draft:
27.0'
  • HISTORIKK:
    v/H.Larsson-Fedde

    1920: United States Shipping Board, Tacoma, USA - ROTARIAN
    1925: Grace S. S. Co. Inc (W. R. Grace & Co), Wilmington, USA - ROTARIAN
    1927: Omdøpt - CONDOR
    1929: Grace S. S. Co. Inc., Wilmington, USA. - CONDOR
    1940: Ministry of Shipping (Larrinaga S. S .Co. Ltd) S. Shields, UK - EMPIRE ELK
    1942: Overtatt mars 1942 av Den Norske Stat (NORTRASHIP), Oslo - NORVARG
    1947: Nan Way S. S. Co (Wallem & Co., Shanghai) Panama - NAN CHIANG
    1950: Great Northern Shipping Co., Hong Kong - NORTHERN GLOW
    1959: The People's Rep. of China (Governm. of China) China - HOPING SSU SHI LIU
    1971: Videre historie ukjent.

    Maskineri:
    Trippel dampmaskin, 3 sylindere. diam. 24" - 40"  og 70" - 48". 
    Maskineri bygget ved Todd D. D. & Const. Corp. Tacoma, Washington, USA.

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