Tyr

1944/57 General cargo

Buildingyard: Pennsylvania Shipyards Inc., Beaumont, Texas/ US

Built year: 1944

Yard no: 298

Tonnage: GRT: 5208/ NET: 2886/ TDW: 7930

Dims: LOA: 125,69/ BR: 18,32/  DR: 7,563mtr

 

Machinery : 2 x 6-cyl by Nordberg Manufacturing Co.

BHP: 4150/ Speed : 14,00knots

Photo: Cranfield

02.04.1944: Launched as CAPE DUCATO for The United States War Shipping Adm.

00.06.1944: Completed

00.00.1947: Sold to Buries Markes Ltd., London/ UK. Renamed LA ESTANCIA

00.00.1951: Sold to Canadian Shipowners Ltd. (Buires Markes Ltd.), Canada. Reg in Liverpool/ UK. Renamed MONTCALM

00.00.1953: Transferred to Montship Lines Ltd. (Buries Markes Ltd), Canada. Still at Liverpool-registry

05.03.1957: Purchased by WW. Price: 13.008.768 NOK. Renamed TYR

19.04.1967: Sold to Eastern Shipping Lines Inc., Philippine Isl. Renamed EASTERN MARS

21.04.1975: Arrived at Hong Kong for demolition

26.04.1975: Delivered at Lee Sing Co. for scrapping

29.05.1975: Demolition commenced

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