D/S Vestfos

Call sign
LFGB - MFRC
Class
DNV1A1
Shipping company
Nationality
Norway flaggNorway
Home port

Shipyard

Name
Build year
1909
Yard number
198
Month of delivery
Juni

Maritime inquiries 1940 - 1945

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Was sunk: Attacked from air
  • Civilian ship

Tonnage

Gross tonnage:
1.388
Net tonnage:
826
Deadweight:
2.500

Engine

Propulsion:
Triple 3 cyl.
Engine size:
NHK 183 IHK 900

Dimensions

Length:
254.0'
Beam:
38.0'
Draft:
16.4'
  • HISTORIKK:
    v/H.Larsson-Fedde

    6/1909: A/S Manchester (T. Thoresen jr.) Kristiania - VESTFOS
    6/1918: Skips A/S Thor Thoresens Linje (T. Thoresen jr) Kristiania - VESTFOS                  
    7/1920: Skips A/S Thor Thoresens Linje (O. & T. Thoresen) Kristiania - VESTFOS              
    7/1925: Skips A/S Thor Thoresens Linje (T. Thoresen A/S) Oslo - VESTFOS                       
    5/1939: Omdøpt - VESTFOSS
    3/1940: Flybombet i senk den 1/3 ved Orkenøyene.

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

    Maskineri:
    Dampmaskin I.3 C & SC -3 sylindere diam. 19-31"-51.5".
    Bygget ved Nylands mek. Verksted. Kristiania.
    Kjeler samme.