Registry and Rig Information
||BARNES, JULIUS H.
Dimensions and Tonnage
||Tonnage change, 1952 (1669 gross - 1476 net). Cylandrical tanks added by American Marine Corp., New Orleans, LA, 1963 (281 x 42 x 18; 1848 gross - 1111 net). New bow added by American Marine Corp., New Orleans, LA, in 1967 (281.33 x 42 x 18; 1834 gross - 1060 net).
||Built for Great Lakes-New York State Barge Canal trade.As ABOCOL: Ran aground at entrance to Cartagena, Spain, on November 17, 1973, inbound from Tampa, FL. Later refloated and arrived at New Orleans, LA, on February 24, 1974, where examination showed her to be a constructive total loss. Vessel was laid up.
||Supplement No. 12, Lloyd's Register, 1976-1977, reports vessel was converted to a barge following her 1973 stranding.
||Charleston Shipbuilding & Dry Dock Co.