Tai Yang
1929 General Cargo

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Buildingyard: Deutsche Werke A.G. Kiel

Built year: 1929

Yard no: 220

 

Tonnage : GRT: 7084/ NET: 3903/ TDW: 12400

Dims : LOA: 461,4/ BR: 60,6/ DR: 8,9ft

Machinery 1929-1952: Two 8-cyl by the shipbuilder

Machinery 1952-1970: Two 5-cyl MAN by Howaldtswerke A.G. Kiel

1929 IHP: 7000

1952 IHP: 8000

Speed: 14,50knots

Passengers: 10

Photo: D. Leonard

14.07.1928: Launched as TAI YANG

18.03.1929: Completed. Price paid: NOK 3.668.298,14

00.00.1952: Re-engined at Howaldtwerke A.G. Kiel with MAN-engines

22.02.1962: Sold to Cia. Nav. Mousse SA (Achilles Frangistas), Lebanon. Renamed MOUSSE

00.00.1969: Sold to Mousse Shipping Co Ltd., Cyprus

00.00.1970: Sold to Chinese shipbreakers

16.03.1970: Delivered at Shanghai for demolition