Registry and Rig Information

Registry U.S.
Official Number 265621
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 629.33
Width 70.16
Depth 31.25
Gross Tonnage 11655.00
Net Tonnage 8675.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00870

Vessel History

Rebuilds Tonnage change, March/April, 1970 (11654 gross - 8650 net). Tonnage and dimension change, March/April, 1974 (749.33 x 70 x 31.25; 13827 gross - 10823 net).
History As ARMCO: In collision with IRVING S. OLDS in Livingston Channel south of Grosse Ile, MI, on January 4, 1978, when following OLDS and latter hit an ice jam and stopped suddenly with ARMCO unable to stop as fast. Sustained three holes in hull above waterline near anchor, and escorted to Toledo, OH, by Coast Guard's MARIPOSA. She was reported at Bay Shipbuilding in Sturgeon Bay for adjustments and repairs on her self unloading arm in August 1982.

Build Information

Builder American Shipbuilding Co.
Place Built Lorain, OH
Date Built 1953-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateRegistryOfficial Number
AMERICAN VALOR2006-00-00U.S.265621

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Columbia Transportation Co.1953-00-001958-00-00U.S.265621
Oglebay Norton Co.1958-00-00U.S.265621
American Steamship Co.2006-00-00U.S.265621