Registry and Rig Information

Registry U.S.
Official Number 206423
Rig Steamer

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 155.16
Width 30.00
Depth 9.00
Gross Tonnage 328.00
Net Tonnage 157.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00063

Vessel History

History Vessel ran from Sandusky, OH, across bay to Cedar Point. Was retired from service in 1952. Towed to Sturgeon Bay, WI, in 1955, for use as floating machine shop. As of April CHIPS, this boat is under renovation efforts 1983.
IBM has donated $2,828 for a fire alarm system. Oglebay Norton Co. has donated four life boats, and Associated Suppliers Inc. has donated 557 gallons of paint. Ahber Sheet Metal Inc. is donating sheet metal used for the stack.
Disposition Used as floating storage and machine shop, Sturgeon Bay, WI, in 1955. Removed from documentation, 1953, as \"Abandoned.\" Was destroyed by a suspicious fire during the night of June 21, 1989, while sitting in a Toledo shipyard.

Build Information

Builder Great Lakes Engineering Works
Place Built Ecorse, MI
Date Built 1909-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Bay Transportation Co.1909-00-001955-00-00U.S.206423
Peterson Builders, Inc.1955-00-00U.S.206423