MOUNT ORFORD PARK

Registry and Rig Information

Name MOUNT ORFORD PARK
Registry CANADA
Official Number 175394
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 424.42
Width 57.16
Depth 34.75
Gross Tonnage 7141.00
Net Tonnage 4210.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00030

Vessel History

Rebuilds Tonnage change, 1956 (7131 gross - 4298 net). Tonnage change, 1960 (7120 gross - 4363 net).
History Built as \"North Sands\" type dry cargo vessel; delivered on June 22, 1944. Transferred to British registry on May 17, 1946.
Disposition After lying at Kaohsiung, Taiwan since September, 1969, with damages suffered on voyage from Saigon, sold to Taiwan shipbreakers in late fall, 1969, for scrapping.

Build Information

Builder United Shipyards, Ltd.
Place Built Montreal, P.Q.
Date Built 1944-00-00

Source

Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
ORFORD1950-00-001956-00-00U.K.175394
CAPE RION1956-00-001960-00-00LIBERIA
CAPE RION1960-00-001964-00-00GREECE
VISAYAN MERCHANT1964-00-001965-00-00PHILIPPINES
MARY M.1965-00-001967-00-00PANAMA
LOYAL GARLANDS1967-00-001968-00-00PANAMA
LOYAL GARLANDS1968-00-001969-00-00TAIWAN

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Park Steamship Co., Ltd. (Minister of Munitions & Supply)1944-00-001946-00-00CANADA175394
Minister of Transport1946-00-001950-00-00U.K.175394
Orford Steamship Co., Ltd. (Ships Finance & Management Co., Ltd., Mgrs.)1950-00-001956-00-00U.K.175394
Oceanica S.A.1956-00-001960-00-00LIBERIA
Oceanica S.A.1960-00-001964-00-00GREECE
Philippine Merchants Steamship Co., Inc.1964-00-001965-00-00PHILIPPINES
Alianza Oceanica Armadora S.A.1965-00-001967-00-00PANAMA
Loyal Navigation Co., Inc.1967-00-001968-00-00PANAMA
China Marine Investment Co., Ltd.1968-00-001969-00-00TAIWAN