W. P. FEW


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Year Built
1944
Official Number
245946
Shipyard
J. A. Jones Construction Company
General Type
Dry Cargo
Specific Type
Break Bulk
MARAD Type
EC2-S-C1
Ship Length
417.6 feet
Beam
56.8 feet
Mast Height
--
Net Tons
4363 tons
Gross Tons
7200 tons
Cargo Capacity
499573 square feet
Draft, Summer
27.75 tons
Draft, Lightweight
--
Displacement, Summer
--
Displacement, Lightweight
14247 tons
Immersion, Summer
14247 tons
Immersion, Lightweight
--
Fate
Sold - Scrap

Historical Narrative



This Liberty ship was named for W. P. Few (1867-1940). William Preston Few was the first President of Duke University, serving from 1910-1924.

MARAD has no written history for the Liberty ship W. P. Few at this time.


Vessel Name History

W. P. FEW

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Milestones


Event Date Content
Entry
4/19/1946
Withdrawal
2/19/1959

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