FORT ST. FRANCOIS

Registry and Rig Information

Name FORT ST. FRANCOIS
Registry U.K.
Official Number 168403
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 424.50
Width 57.16
Depth 34.75
Gross Tonnage 7125.00
Net Tonnage 4243.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00540

Vessel History

History Built as \"North Sands\" type dry cargo vessel; delivered on December 14, 1942. Purchased by U.S. Government under Hyde Park Agreement of 1941 and immediately bareboat chartered back to British Ministry of War Transport. Returned to U.S. Maritime Commission in 1947 and laid up.
Disposition Sold on January 31, 1961, to Union Minerals & Alloys Corp., New York, NY, for $51,589, for scrapping.

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 (British Ministry of War Transport)1942-00-001947-00-00U.K.168403
U.S. Maritime Commission1942-00-001961-00-00U.S.168403