Registry and Rig Information

Registry U.S.
Official Number 206695
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 504.00
Width 54.00
Depth 30.00
Gross Tonnage 6361.00
Net Tonnage 5835.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00371

Vessel History

Rebuilds Converted to self-unloader, 1936, by American Ship Building Co., Lorain, OH (6993 gross - 5835 net; 509.58 x 54.16 x 26.58). Tonnage change, 1962 (6995 gross - 5835 net). Canadian tonnage, 1976 (7246 gross - 4880 net).
History Uniflow engine installed by Rud Machine Co., Cleveland, OH, in winter of 1951-52.As J.S. ASHLEY: In collision with str. PETER ROBERTSON, June 20, 1961, 2 miles north of Cleveland, OH, in Lake Erie, damaging starboard bow.
As FRED A. MANSKE: Struck river bank at Bay City, MI, on September 12, 1972; surveyed at Chicago, on September 18.
As BROOKDALE: Lost her self-unloading boom overboard while docked at Windsor, Ontario on July 17, 1980.
Disposition Sold to A. Newman & Co.; arrived at Port Maitland, Ontario, October 13, 1980, for scrapping.

Build Information

Builder American Shipbuilding Co.
Place Built Lorain, OH
Date Built 1909-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
FRED A MANSKE1962-00-001976-00-00U.S.206695

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Kinney Steamship Co.1909-00-001936-00-00U.S.206695
Pioneer Steamship Co. (Hutchinson & Co., Mgrs.)1936-00-001961-00-00U.S.206695
American Steamship Co. (Boland & Cornelius, Mgrs.)1961-00-001976-00-00U.S.206695
Dale Transports, Ltd. (Westdale Shipping, Ltd., Mgrs.)1976-00-001980-00-00CANADA370901