FORT CHAMBLY

Registry and Rig Information

Name FORT CHAMBLY
Registry U.K.
Official Number 168820
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 424.42
Width 57.16
Depth 34.75
Gross Tonnage 7130.00
Net Tonnage 4256.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00533

Vessel History

History Built as \"North Sands\" type dry cargo vessel; delivered on April 28, 1942. Purchased by U.S. Government under Hyde Park Agreement of 1941 and immediately bareboat chartered back to the British Ministry of Transport. When returned to U.S. Government, went immediately into lay-up until she was scrapped.
Disposition Scrapped at Mobile, AL, in 1959.

Build Information

Builder Davie, George T. Shipbuilding & Repair, Ltd.
Place Built Lauzon, P.Q.
Date Built 1942-00-00

Source

Source HCGL

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
U.S. Maritime Commission (Minister of War Transport, Mgr.)1942-00-001947-00-00U.K.168820
U.S. Maritime Commission1947-00-001959-00-00U.S.