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  1. Where are the experts on LIBERTY (EC-2) ships?

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    Hi guys! (sorry, I was absent for quite a while!) I am currently building a 96th scale model of the wartime Liberty ship FORT ORANGE. Having been in love with these ugly ducklings since decades, with books and plans flying about all around me, and the nowadays typical internet research, I...
  2. Liberty

    Liberty

    Just a Liberty, you have 2,010 (more or less) to choose from!. Jim w/c 11 X 8 inches
  3. LIBERTY

    LIBERTY

    Built 1890 Tonnages 895 grt, 373 nrt Dimensions 225.0 x 33.1 x 14.1 ft Shipbuilder (yard number) Earle's Shipbuilding & Engineering, Hull (330) Engine builder Earle's Shipbuilding & Engineering, Hull Engine T3cyl (24, 39, 64 x 33in), 258nhp O.N. 91322 Owners 1888 Co-operative Wholesale Socie
  4. VINSTRA

    VINSTRA

    VINSTRA another "Liberty" 1942 completed by California Shipbuilding Corp., Los Angeles, CA 7.176GRT, 10.807tdw, T3Cy. 2.500ihp Joshua Hendy Iron Works, Sunnyvale, CA, 10.5kn 1942 am. HUBERT HOWE BANCROFT 1947 GLOBAL SPINNER 1948 VINJE 1949 no. VINSTRA (Görissen & Klaveness, Oslo, later Thorvald
  5. AEGEAN SAILOR

    AEGEAN SAILOR

    AEGEAN SAILOR Another Liberty vessel. Owned by Livanos or Colouthros? ex? She has a nice wooden bridge like some of the Liberties rebuilt by Alfred Holt / Glen Line. Liberties had very small ballast tanks. You can see this on the photo clearly. Unfortunately the screw produced much foam and vibra
  6. DEMOS

    DEMOS

    DEMOS 1944 completed by Permanente Metals (Shipyard No. 1), Richmond CA. 7.176GRT, 10.865tdw, T 3 Cy. Willamette Iron & Steel Corp., Philadelphia Liberty Vessel 1944 JOHN SHERMAN 1947 lib. ATLANTIC COAST (Atlantic Freighters Ltd., Livanos) 19... renamend DEMOS Location?
  7. MARINERI

    MARINERI

    MARINERI IMO 1943 completed by Bethlehem Fairfield, Baltimore, MD, 7.266GRT, 10.657tdw, 2.500ihp T 3Cy. General Machinery Corp, Hamilton, 10.5kn 1943 am. FREDERICK BANTING 1947 br. CITY OF ST.ALBANS (Ellerman Group) 1959 cypr. MARINERI 1967 cypr. LIBERTAS 1969 broken up Japan Location: Hamburg,
  8. LIBERTY

    LIBERTY

    02-02-14. Arriving Port Kembla
  9. LIBERTY

    LIBERTY

    02-02-14. Arriving Port Kembla
  10. LIBERTY

    LIBERTY

    02-02-14. Arriving Port Kembla
  11. VINSTRA

    VINSTRA

    VINSTRA Another Liberty. I would like to know more about her history, in particular if her owners were Ditlef-Simonsen of Oslo, Norway. Her funnel mark is different and the hulls used to be grey though.
  12. AFRICAN PRINCESS

    AFRICAN PRINCESS

    AFRICAN PRINCESS 1944 built Liberty vessel, 1968 broken up Kaohsiung, Taiwan. The masts have a strange greenish-olive colour. Photo 1967 Stadersand, River Elbe, Germany I would like to know more abouther history.
  13. Pearl Island

    Pearl Island

    Pearl Island 1943 completed by California Shipbuilding Corporation, Los Angeles Liberty Type, 10.945tdw Owner: Livanos, Greece ex Transporter 1954 ex Seatreasure 1951 ex Norita 1951 ex Leto 1948 ex John S. Casement 1947 Painting 24x30cm acrylic colour on canvas Sold
  14. Samaritan

    Samaritan

    Samaritan 1943 completed by California Shipbuilding Corporation, Los Angeles Liberty, 10.500tdw 1947 Vandalia 1954 Sideris Painted after a photo in the booklet Convoys To Russia published in 1992 by WSS (World Ship Society) Convoy RA64 in February 1944 when the so-called Great Gale hit, an extr
  15. EMPIRE LIBERTY.  [Type]

    EMPIRE LIBERTY. [Type]

    Built. 1941 - 7,157grt Economy Type Vessel by J.L. Thompson & Sons,North Sands, Sunderland, Forerunner of the American Liberty and Canadian Fort ships.
  16. Honolulu

    Honolulu

    Sunrise, Honolulu Harbor, 1959. A Liberty class ship and a Matson Lines C3 at the dock. Matson had many C3s in service in the period after WWII. Their cargo ships all had names in the form: 'Hawaiian [Rancher, Trader, Planter etc.]'. That's the Aloha Tower at the Matson Dock on the right.
  17. Liberty

    Liberty

    Another ro-ro seen on a visit to Southampton on 3rd June 2011
  18. Kolasin

    Kolasin

    Kolasin, Prekookeanska Plovidba Bar, Yugoslavia. Flag:Yu Type canadian liberty Built at 1943.
  19. Hellas Liberty

    Hellas Liberty

    Stern view of former Arthur M. Huddell at the main port of Piraeus, nearing completion of refit into a museum.
  20. Hellas Liberty

    Hellas Liberty

    The former Arthur M. Huddell at the main port of Piraeus, nearing completion of refit into a museum.
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