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TIPTON

Photos

  • Vessel Photo

    Description: Sturgeon Bay, WI; Leathem D. Smith Shipbuilding Co
    Date Taken: March 13th, 1945
    Size: 8.51 x 5.64
    Media: Print
    Creator: Schroeder, W.C.
    Collection: HCGL/MAIN
    Image ID: 005471

Registry and Rig Information

Dimensions and Tonnage

Vessel History

Build Information

Ownership Changes

Owner Date Registry Official Number
Trident Seafoods Corp. current U.S. 551889
U.S. Maritime Commission 1945 - 1945 U.S.
U.S. Navy 1945 - 1946 U.S. U.S. NAVY
U.S.C.G. 1946 - 1950 U.S. U.S.C.G.
U.S. Maritime Commission 1950 - 1973 U.S.
Sea Alaska Products, Inc. 1973 - current U.S. 551889

Name Changes

Name Date Registry Official Number
TIPTON (AK 215) 1945 - 1946 U.S. U.S. NAVY
TIPTON (WAK 185) 1946 - 1949 U.S. U.S.C.G.
UNALGA (WAK 185) 1949 - 1950 U.S. U.S.C.G.
TIPTON 1950 - 1973 U.S.
SEA ALASKA 1973 - current U.S. 551889