D/S Congo

Other names
ex Whale,ex Orwell
Call sign
LCJJ
Shipping company
Nationality
Norway flaggNorway
Home port
Build year
1897
Yard number
237
Month of delivery
august

Tonnage

Gross tonnage:
4.099
Net tonnage:
2.410
Deadweight:
5.800

Engine

Propulsion:
Engine size:
NHK 344
Speed:
12 knop

Dimensions

Length:
354.3'
Beam:
45.1'
Draft:
25.8'
  • HISTORIKK:
    v/H.Larsson-Fedde.

    8/1897: S.S.Orwell Co.Ltd.(J.Gardiner & Co) Glasgow,U.K. - ORWELL
    /1904: Indiana S.S.Co.Ltd(J.Gardiner & Co) Glasgow,U.K. - ORWELL
    /1911: A/S Tønsbergs Hvalfangeri(Oscar Hytten) Tønsberg - ORWELL
    12/1918: A/S Tønsbergs Hvalfangeri, Tønsberg - ORWELL
    /1925: omdøpt - WHALE
    /1928: Anglo Norse Comp.Ltd(Hans Borge) Tønsberg - WHALE
    /1929: A/S Congo (Søren L.Christensen) Sandefjord - CONGO
    /1931: A/S Congos Konkursbo,Sandefjord - CONGO
    /1933: A/S Tønsbergs Hvalfangeri,Tønsberg - CONGO
    /1935: Solgt til opphugging 1.kvartal 1935

    Maskineri
    Triple dampmaskin - 3 cylindere diam. 25"-40"-66".
    Maskineri bygget ved Dunsumuir & Jackson, Glasgow, Uk.