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J. A. Mowinckel - (1930-1935)
 See also : TORPEDOED, MINED, BEACHED
 
"J. A. Mowinckel" was build in 1930 for the BAPC.
 "J. A. Mowinckel".
 
"J. A. Mowinckel".
 
"J. A. Mowinckel".
 
Arial shot of the torpedoed and grounded "J. A. Mowinckel", with the tug
"J.P. Martin" on her Starboard side.

Additional Info by Starke & Schell Registers :

J. A. MOWINCKEL - 1930 DZ 2M (aft) (12½)
12,323 GRT for Baltisch-Amerik. Petroleum Import G.m.b.H. (Waried Tankschiff Rhed.), Danzig 521.8 x 70.4
Tanker build by Cant. Riuniti dell'Adriatico, Monfalcone (11) #236
1935 - Panama Transport Co., Panama, PA
1950 - ORIONIS   Soc. Nacional del Mar, S.A., Panama  [Orion Sg. & Tg. Co., Inc., New York]
1951 - SEACASTLE, s/o
1951 - AUDACIOUS, s/o
1953 - PLATANOS   Puerto Miramar Cia. de Navegacion, S.A., Panama
Broken up at Blyth 1954 by Hughes Bolckow Shipbreaking Co., Ltd.,  arrived 23.4.1954.

Single The Miramar Ship Index for "J.A. MOWINCKEL"
IDNo:
5607116
Year:
1930
Name:
J.A.MOWINCKEL
Keel:
Type:
Tanker
Launch Date:
27.07.1930
Flag:
DZG
Date of completion:
11.1930

DWT:
12323
Yard No:
236
Length overall:
Ship Design:
LPP:
159.0
Country of build:
ITA
Beam:
21.5
Builder:
Riuniti Adriatico
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Monfalcone
Number ofscrews/Mchy/Speed(kn):
2D-12.5

Subsequent History:
1950 ORIONIS - 1951 SEACASTLE - 1951 AUDACIOUS - 1953 PLATANOS.

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Blyth 23.04.1954.

History:
ON  
ID  
Year built
Name  
Tons  
Name change  
Main Owner
5607116
1930
J.A.MOWINCKEL
12323
Baltisch-Am.Petrol
5607116
1930
ORIONIS
12323
1950
Orion Sg & Tdg Co
5607116
1930
AUDACIOUS
12323
1951
Orion Sg & Tdg Co
5607116
1930
SEACASTLE
12323
1951
Orion Sg & Tdg Co
5607116
1930
PLATANOS
12323
1953
Orion Sg & Tdg Co