Registry and Rig Information

Registry U.S.
Official Number 203907
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 532.00
Width 56.00
Depth 31.00
Gross Tonnage 7014.00
Net Tonnage 5497.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00437

Vessel History

Rebuilds Repowered and had new pilothouse installed, 1954 (7038 gross - 5509 net).
History As HARRY L. FINDLAY: In collision with Greek freighter MESOLOGI, September 17, 1962, at Toledo, OH.As PAUL L. TIETJEN: Suffered severe bow damage in collision with Canadian freighter FORT WILLIAM, August 10, 1967, near Port Huron Lightship, Lake Huron; taken to Lorain for repairs.
Suffered serious galley fire while passing down in St. Clair River, July 24, 1972. Went to Lorain for repairs by American Ship Building Co. Went into Fraser Shipyard, Superior, WI, on May 14, 1974, after striking the Grassy Point Bridge; departed May 18.
Disposition Taken to Ashtabula, OH, for scrapping in 1978.

Build Information

Builder American Shipbuilding Co.
Place Built Cleveland, OH
Date Built 1907-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
FINDLAY, HARRY L.1933-00-001965-00-00U.S.203907
TIETJEN, PAUL L.1965-00-001978-00-00U.S.203907

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Kinsman (Marine) Transit Co.1907-00-001975-00-00U.S.203907
S & E Shipping Corp. (Kinsman Marine Transit Co., Mgrs.)1975-00-001978-00-00U.S.203907
Triad Salvage, Inc.1978-00-001978-00-00U.S.203907