Registry and Rig Information

Name PCE-827
Registry U.S.
Official Number U.S. NAVY
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 184.50
Width 33.00
Gross Tonnage 598.00
Hull Material Steel

Vessel History

Rebuilds Lloyd's dimensions, 1947 (186 x 33 x ; 757 gross - 291 net); converted to ferry. Tonnage and dimension change, 1957 (189.66 x 33 x ; 854 gross - 329 net).
History Built as U.S. Naval craft, patrol craft, and sent on Lend-Lease to Great Britain (transferred on July 14, 1943).
Disposition Scrapped in Italy, August 1997.

Build Information

Builder Pullman-Standard Car Manufacturing Co.
Place Built Chicago, IL
Date Built 1943-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistry
HMS KILBIRNIE (BEC-1)1943-00-001947-00-00U.K.
LAURO EXPRESS1973-00-001982-00-00ITALY

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Det Stavangerske Dampskibsselskab1947-00-001973-00-00NORWAY
Fila Societa per Azioni1982-00-00ITALY
Libera Navigazione Lauro S.a.S.1973-00-001982-00-00ITALY
Royal British Navy1943-00-001947-00-00U.K.
U.S. Navy1943-00-001943-00-00U.S.U.S. NAVY