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MEACHAM, DANIEL B.
Registry and Rig Information
- Vessel Name: MEACHAM, DANIEL B.
- Nationality: U.S.
- Official Number: 205349
- Rig: Propeller
Dimensions and Tonnage
- Length: 530.00
- Width: 56.16
- Depth: 32.00
- Masts: 0
- Gross Tonnage: 6971.00
- Net Tonnage: 5482.00
- Hull Material: Steel
- Hull Number: 00043
- History: As DANIEL B. MEACHAM: Stranded on Passage Island, Lake Superior, July 28, 1908; in fog. Released with loss of $15,000. Stranded on Keweenaw Point, Lake Superior, October 25, 1908, in thick smoke; released with $15,000 damage. Struck breakwater at Two Harbors, MN, May 8, 1909, twisting rudder stock. As EDWIN E. SLICK: Struck by steamer J. LEONARD REPLOGLE, in ice in Whitefish Bay, Lake Superior, May 6, 1923; $15,000 loss.
- Disposition: Sold, 1970, to Canadian Dredge & Dock Co., Ltd., for use as temporary breakwater at Nanticoke, Ont., Lake Erie. Passed Port Colborne, September 2, 1973, in tow of tugs HELEN MCALLISTER, SALVAGE MONARCH, and G.W. ROGERS; bound for Toronto and scrapping.
- Builder: Great Lakes Engineering Works
- Place Built: Ecorse, MI
- Year Built: 1908
|Frontier Steamship Co. (W.M. Mills, Mgr.)||1908 - 1916||U.S.||205349|
|Johnstown Steamship Co. (M.A. Hanna Co., Mgrs.)||1916 - 1925||U.S.||205349|
|Bethlehem Transportation Co.||1925 - 1966||U.S.||205349|
|Buckeye Steamship Co. (Hutchinson & Co., Mgrs.)||1966 - 1969||U.S.||205349|
|Kinsman Marine Transit Co.||1969 - 1970||U.S.||205349|
|Canadian Dredge & Dock Co., Ltd.||1970 - current||CANADA|
|SLICK, EDWIN E.||1916 - 1925||U.S.||205349|
|LACKAWANNA||1925 - 1970||U.S.||205349|
|LACKAWANNA||1970 - current||CANADA|