D/S Abiel Foster

Call sign
KETM
Shipping company
Nationality
USA flaggUSA
Home port

Shipyard

Name
Build year
1942
Yard number
15
Month of delivery
Mai

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Civilian ship

Tonnage

Gross tonnage:
7.176
Net tonnage:
4.380
Deadweight:
10.975

Engine

Propulsion:
Triple 3 cyl.
Engine size:
NHK 339

Dimensions

Length:
422.8'
Beam:
57.0'
Draft:
34.8'
  • HISTORIKK:
    v/H. Larsson-Fedde

    LIBERTY  SKIP:  Type  EC2-S-CI

    5/1942: United States War Shipping Administration, Los Angeles, USA - ABIEL  FOSTER
    /1946: United States Department of Commerce, Los Angeles, USA - ABIEL  FOSTER
    11/1960: Solgt til Northern Metal Co., Philadelphia for opphugging. Ankom Philadelhia den 29/11-1960.

    Maskineri:
    Triple dampmaskin - 3 cylindere diam. 24 1/2", 37" & 70" - 48". Maskineri bygget ved Joshua Hendy Iron Works, Sunnyvale, California, USA.

    Sources

    http://www.plimsollshipdata.org/ship.php?ship_id=19675&name=Abiel%20Foster