Registry and Rig Information

Name ALVA B.
Registry U.S.
Official Number 106738
Rig Tug

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 73.50
Width 18.42
Depth 10.50
Gross Tonnage 83.00
Net Tonnage 41.00
Hull Material Wood
Hull Number 00054

Vessel History

Disposition Foundered November 1, 1917 off Avon Point, OH, Lake Erie; no lives lost. Had reportedly lain for some time at Sandusky, OH, and had dried out.

Build Information

Builder Union Dry Dock Co.
Place Built Buffalo, NY
Date Built 1890-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
American Towing Co.1917-00-001917-00-00U.S.106738
Great Lakes Towing Co.1899-00-001914-00-00U.S.106738
H.S. Kerbaugh, Inc.1914-00-001917-00-00U.S.106738
Vessel Owners' Towing Co.1890-00-001899-00-00U.S.106738