M/S Tai Ping Yang

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

Shipyard

Name
Build year
1929
Yard number
223
Month of delivery
August

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Civilian ship

Tonnage

Gross tonnage:
9.348
Net tonnage:
3.817
Deadweight:
10.300

Engine

Propulsion:
ukjent
Engine size:
IHK 7000
Speed:
14,5 knop

Dimensions

Length:
461.4'
Beam:
60.6'
Draft:
29.0'
  • HISTORIKK:
    v/H.Larsson-Fedde.

    8/1929: Wilh. Wilhelmsen, Panama - TAI PING YANG
    1937: Wilh. Wilhelmsen, Tønsberg - TAI PING YANG
    1952: Ny motor: M.A.N.  BHK 6600  Fart: 15 knop.
    5/1962: Olistim Nav. Co (Achilles Frangistas) Pireus, Hellas - nytt navn - SOPHIA
    1965: Lestam Greek Shipping Co. Ltd., Pireus, Hellas - SOPHIA
    1969: Sophia Shipping Co. Ltd., Famagusta, Cypros - SOPHIA
    2/1972: Metalurji Sanayii, Tyrkia for opphugging.
    Ankom Istanbul, Tyrkia i februar 1972.

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