Registry and Rig Information

Registry CANADA
Official Number 174797
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 424.58
Width 57.16
Depth 34.75
Gross Tonnage 7136.00
Net Tonnage 4356.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00117

Vessel History

Rebuilds Tonnage change, 1952 (7143 gross - 4243 net).
History Built as \"North Sands\" type dry cargo vessel; delivered on May 12, 1943. Registry transferred to Great Britain on September 30, 1946.
Disposition Arrived at Kinoe, Japan, in November, 1961, for scrapping.

Build Information

Builder Marine Industries, Ltd.
Place Built Sorel, P.Q.
Date Built 1943-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
BEDFORD QUEEN1950-00-001955-00-00U.K.174797
LORD TWEEDSMUIR1955-00-001961-00-00U.K.174797

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Park Steamship Co., Ltd. (Minister of Munitions & Supply)1943-00-001946-00-00CANADA174797
Park Steamship Co., Ltd. (Minister of Munitions & Supply)1946-00-001950-00-00CANADA174797
Bedford Overseas Freighters, Ltd. (P.D. Marchessini & Co., Ltd., Mgrs.)1950-00-001955-00-00U.K.174797
Glenrock Shipping Co., Ltd. (J.P. Hadoulis, Ltd., Mgr.)1955-00-001961-00-00U.K.174797