CLS 4


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Source of Image: David Ian Wright (Wales)
Date of Image: April 23rd, 2011

 

International Designation Number:

CLS 4
 

Vessel Name: 

Carpentaria

 

Previous Name/s:
Station: 1918-1985             Gulf of Carpentaria, 
Breaksea Spit
Bass Strait Oilfields
De-commissioned: 1985
Authority:

 

Construction:
Date of Construction: 1917
Builder: Cockatoo Island Dockyard, Sydney.
Material: Riveted Steel.
Cost: AS$13,000
Length: 72 feet (ca. 21.94 m)
Depth: 14.4 feet (ca. 4.37 m)
Beam: 25 feet 8 Inches (ca. 7.82 m)
Weight: 164 ton

 

 

Technical Data:

Elevation: 10m
Range: 10 Nm
Propulsion: None.
Anchor: Shackles anchor 3 t.
Operational Dates: 1918 until 1983.
Crew: Unmanned.

Notes:

Since March 31st, 1987. This is now a Museum ship in the Australian National Maritime Museum in Sydney.