Ships Nostalgia banner
NELLY

NELLY

[B]NELLY – IMO : 5532120[/B]
NELLY was laid down on 7 July 1939, as the C-3 cargo liner MORMACMAIL for Moore-McCormack Lines Inc , under Maritime Commission contract, by the Sun Shipbuilding and Drydock Company, Chester, Pennsylvania as Yard No 185, launched on 11 January 1940.
The MORMACMAIL was a

·
Premium Member
Joined
·
41,200 Posts
[COLOR="Blue"].





IMO 5532120 , Dead.
Ship Type General Cargo Ship.
Build in 1941 by Sun Shipbuilding & Drydock Co Chester Pa USA as " MORMACMAIL " for Moore - McCormack Line Inc New York USA.

Tonnage : grt / nrt / tdw - 7.886 / ---- / 11.975.
Main Engine : Sulzer : 4 x 2.060 bhp.

1941 Sold/Transferred to US Navy.Converted to Escort Air Craft Carrier by Newport News Shipbuilding & Drydock Co Newport News Va USA,renamed " USS LONG ISLAND ".
1947 Sold to Poland for demolision.
1948 Sold to Caribbean Land & Shipping Corporation SA (Trygve Gotaas & Co (Norway) New York USA as manager) Panama City Panama,renamed " NELLY ".
1948 Converted to General Cargo Ship by Albina Engineering & Machinery Work Portland Or USA.
1948 Converted to Emigrant Ship by Shipyard La Spezia Italy,new Tonnage : grt / nrt / tdw - 11.086 / ---- / 11.975.
1949 First Trip as emigrant ship with 1.300 emigrants from Europe to Australia.
1953 Sold to Chagres Maritime Corporation (Swiss Company) Panama City Panama,renamed " SEVEN SEAS ".
1955 Sold to Europa - Canada Line GmbH & Co KG Bremen Germany.
1966 Accommodation ship in Rotterdam Netherland.

1977 BU Gent Belgium.




.[/COLOR]
(Thumb)
 

Media information

Category
Passenger Liners & Cruise Ships
Added by
Tim Webb
Date added
View count
310
Comment count
1
Rating
0.00 star(s) 0 ratings

Share this media

Top