Registry and Rig Information

Registry U.S.
Official Number 222185
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 139.16
Width 29.75
Depth 21.00
Gross Tonnage 704.00
Net Tonnage 413.00
Hull Material Steel

Vessel History

Rebuilds Rebuilt from keel up and busselled, 1937 (139.42 x 30 x 14; 606 gross - 338 net). Converted to charter yacht by G&W Welding Co., Cleveland, OH, 1962. Converted to floating restaurant at E. 62nd St. & East River, New York, NY., in summer 1969.
History Laid down as trawler ARNOLD T. RICE.Towed from Cleveland to Ashtabula, June 11, 1965. Departed Ashtabula in tow of tug DONEGAL, for Montreal, June 26, 1969; arrived at New York, July 20, 1969, for conversion to restaurant.
As BAINBRIDGE, ran St. Joseph, MI - Chicago, IL, 1930-1936.
As ALGOMAH II, ran across Straits of Mackinac, 1936-1947.
Disposition Dropped from documentation, May/June, 1970, as ERIE QUEEN.

Build Information

Builder Rice Brothers Corp.
Place Built East Boothbay, ME
Date Built 1922-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
ALGOMAH II1936-00-001962-00-00U.S.222185
ERIE QUEEN1962-00-001969-00-00U.S.222185
"THE BOAT...AT RIVER'S EDGE"1969-00-00U.S.222185

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Benton Transit Co.1922-00-001926-00-00U.S.222185
Vern Beckwith (Trustee) (Benton Transit Co., Mgr.)1926-00-001928-00-00U.S.222185
Farmers & Merchants National Bank & Trust Co. (Benton Transit Co., Mgrs.)1928-00-001930-00-00U.S.222185
Farmers & Merchants National Bank & Trust Co. (Goodrich Transit Co., Mgrs.)1930-00-001934-00-00U.S.222185
Maritime Securities Co.1934-00-001935-00-00U.S.222185
James F. Keightley (Island Transportation Co., Mgr.)1935-00-001937-00-00U.S.222185
Edith M. Keightley (Island Transportation Co., Mgr.)1937-00-001947-00-00U.S.222185
Arnold Transit Co.1947-00-001962-00-00U.S.222185
Wasac Waterways, Inc.1962-00-001966-00-00U.S.222185
Acme Scrap Iron & Metal Co.1966-00-001968-00-00U.S.222185
Pier Restaurants, Inc.1968-00-001969-00-00U.S.222185
River's Edge Restaurant, Inc.1969-00-00U.S.222185