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S.S. Montgomery City


 
Gross Tonnage:5,686Net:3,450
Dimensions:424' 2" x 56' 2" x 26' 5"MC Type:
 
Builder:Chickasaw Shipbuilding & Car Co.
Chickasaw, AL
Hull #
USMC Hull #
Date of Build:
Delivered:
5

1920
Engines:2 Steam Turbines DR Geared to Single Screwed ShaftEngine Builder:W. & A. Fletcher Co.
Hoboken, NJ
Navigation:DF, GyCDecks, etc.:2 Decks 3tr B, Fitted for Oil Fuel

Began Isthmian Service:1920Ended Isthmian Service:1950

----------------------------------- Vessel History -----------------------------------
Date
Vessel
#
Vessel
Name
Vessel
Owner
Call Ltrs
Home
Port
Flag
1920
220795
Montgomery CityU.S. Steel Products Co.
New York
MBTV
New YorkUS
1930
220795
Montgomery CityJuly: Isthmian Lines, Inc.
New York
MBTV
New YorkUS
1933
220795
Montgomery CityIsthmian Lines, Inc.
New York
KDJZ
New YorkUS
1950
 
Henrietta SzoldM. Dizengoff & Co. (Shipping) Ltd.
Haifa, Israel
 
HaifaIsrael
1955
186192
TinamarMarinos & Frangos Ltd.
London
MTZR
LondonBritish

Events:
4/55: Sold by M. Dizengoff & Co. to Marinos & Frangos Ltd., renamed TINAMAR.

Disposition DateComments
1958Reported 6/58: Scrapped in the Netherlands; not listed in Marine News.




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