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S.S. Ensley City


 
Gross Tonnage:6,157Net:3,801
Dimensions:395' 5" x 55' 0" x 31' 4"MC Type:1037
 
Builder:Chickasaw Shipbuilding & Car Co.
Chickasaw, AL
Hull #
USMC Hull #
Date of Build:
Delivered:
4

1920
7/20
Engines:3SB(Spt), 9cf, GS181, HS8919 FDEngine Builder:Hooven, Owens Rentschler Co.
Hamilton, Ontario
Navigation:GyCDecks, etc.:1 Deck(Stl) & Shelter Deck(Stl), Web Frames & Longitudinal Framing, Fitted for Oil Fuel

Began Isthmian Service:1920Ended Isthmian Service:1946

----------------------------------- Vessel History -----------------------------------
Date
Vessel
#
Vessel
Name
Vessel
Owner
Call Ltrs
Home
Port
Flag
1920
220275
Ensley CityU.S. Steel Products Co.
New York
LWVB
New YorkUS
1930
220275
Ensley CityAugust: Isthmian Lines, Inc.
New York
LWVB
New YorkUS
1933
220275
Ensley CityIsthmian Lines, Inc.
New York
KUZS
New YorkUS
1946
220275
EscalanteThe De La Rama SS Co. Ltd.
90 Broad St.
New York
KUZS
IloiloPhillipine
1948
220275
SusanaMadrigal Shipping Co., Inc.
Manilla, Phillipines
DZAU
ManilaPhillipine

Events:


Disposition DateComments
1964Sold to Hong Kong Shipbreakers. Left Manila 12/3/63, arriving Hirao before 12/11/63. Reported 12/64: Scrapped in Japan.





Photo courtesy of John W. White 2010 - All rights reserved.




SS Ensley City

Launching sequence 1.



SS Ensley City

Launching sequence 2.



SS Ensley City

Launching sequence 3.

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