ELK ISLAND PARK

Registry and Rig Information

Name ELK ISLAND PARK
Registry CANADA
Official Number 174792
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 424.42
Width 57.16
Depth 34.75
Gross Tonnage 7136.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00008

Vessel History

Rebuilds Tonnage change, 1948 (7183 gross - 4225 net).
History Sold to Ship Scrap Traders, Chittagong; scrapped in August, 1976.Built as \"North Sands\" class dry cargo vessel for Canadian Government-owned Park Steamship Co., Ltd. Delivered on June 28, 1943.
Disposition Sustained considerable damage during India-Pakistan War while lying in Khulna Dockyard, Chalna, for repairs since October, 1971. Declared a constructive total loss. Further damaged by air attack in December, 1971, while still in Khulna Dockyard.

Build Information

Builder United Ship Yards, Ltd.
Place Built Montreal, P.Q.
Date Built 1943-00-00

Source

Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
LOUISBURG1946-00-001964-00-00CANADA174792
LOUISBERG1964-00-001971-00-00LIBERIA
ASIFAR1971-00-001971-00-00SOMALIA
LIGHTENING1971-00-00SOMALIA

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Minister of Munitions & Supply1943-00-001946-00-00CANADA174792
Dominion Shipping Co., Ltd.1946-00-001964-00-00CANADA174792
Pacific Trading & Navigation Co., Ltd.1964-00-001971-00-00LIBERIA
Cargo Carriage, Inc.1971-00-001971-00-00SOMALIA
Inchop Shipping Corp.1971-00-001976-00-00SOMALIA