New York

Vessel Name on Arrival: 
New York
Vessel Type: 
Passenger
GRT: 
21,455
Draught For'd: 
10' 10"
Draught Aft: 
10' 4"
Year Built: 
1927
Arrival Date: 
18/01/1950
Breakup Started: 
19/01/1950
Date First Beaching: 
14/03/1950
Breakup Completed: 
09/12/1950
Original Builder: 
Blohm & Voss of Steinwerder Yard, Hamburg, Germany
Original Yard No.: 
474
Other Information: 

Passenger-Cargo (reefer) Liner S.S. NEW YORK for Hamburg-Amerika Linie of Hamburg
 
20-10-1926  :  Launched
12-03-1927  :  Completed
 
Tonnage  :  21,455 GRT            (Increased in 1934 to 22,337 GRT)
 
Dimensions  :  183.6 metres  x  22.1 metres  (Lengthened in 1934 to 196.8 metres)
 
Propulsion  :  Steam Turbines driving twin-screwshafts to give a speed of 15.5 knots. 
(Re-engined in 1929 giving an increased speed of 19-20 knots)
 
01-04-1927  :  Maiden voyage  :  Hamburg-Southampton-Cherbourg-New York
 
1940  :  Laid up at Kiel and used as an Accommodation Ship
 
03-04-1945  :  Kiel-Hindenburgfur bombing by enemy aircraft - capsized
 
1947  :  Vessel raised and refloated
 
02-08-1949  :  Arrived at Dalmuir, Scotland for partial breaking by Arnott Young & Company Shipbreaking
 
18-01-1950  :  Arrived Troon, Ayrshire, for final hulk breaking by West of Scotland Shipbreaking Company
 

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