LAKE WORTH

Registry and Rig Information

Name LAKE WORTH
Registry U.S.
Official Number 215716
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 247.16
Width 43.58
Depth 18.50
Gross Tonnage 2080.00
Net Tonnage 1268.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00083

Vessel History

History Laid down as WAR BANNER, under contract to Cunard Steamship Co., Ltd., agent for the Shipping Controller, London, England. Requisitioned by U.S. Shipping Board under Urgent Deficiencies Act of June 13, 1917.As PHOENICIER, stranded during a gale, October 11, 1923, arriving at Memel from Blyth with coal. Raised seven months later and towed to Memel on May 4, 1924. Declared a constructive total loss, sold in July, 1924, and repaired.
Disposition Sunk by German air attack, April 29, 1940, off Midsund, Norway.

Build Information

Builder Chicago Ship Building Co.
Place Built Chicago, IL
Date Built 1917-00-00

Source

Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateRegistryOfficial Number
PHOENICIER1920-00-00BELGIUM
AMBERSTONE1924-00-00U.K.148122
ORLAND1928-00-00NORWAY

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
U.S. Shipping Board1917-00-001920-00-00U.S.215716
Lloyd Royal Belge S.A.1920-00-001924-00-00BELGIUM
Stelp & Leighton, Ltd.1924-00-001928-00-00U.K.148122
J.A. Haarberg1928-00-001940-00-00NORWAY