Registry and Rig Information

Registry U.S.
Official Number 169577
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 250.50
Width 42.00
Depth 18.33
Gross Tonnage 1791.00
Net Tonnage 1023.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00005

Vessel History

Rebuilds Tonnage change, 1951 (1760 gross - net). Tonnage change, 1954 (1791 gross - 1023 net). Tonnage change, 1956 (1790 gross - 1034 net).
History Built as N3-S-A1 class cargo vessel for U.S. Maritime Commission. Sent on Lend-Lease to Great Britain.Took part in \"Bay of Pigs\" invasion of Cuba in April, 1961; held under federal marshal's lien at Baltimore, MD, May, 1961-1962.
Disposition Stranded on reef off Grand Cayman, Bahamas, May 9, 1964; abandoned as total loss.

Build Information

Builder Butler, Walter Shipbuilders, Inc.
Place Built Superior, WI
Date Built 1942-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistry
LAKE CHARLES1954-00-001957-00-00PANAMA
LAKE CHARLES1957-00-001962-00-00LIBERIA
PIETRO CANALE1950-00-001954-00-00ITALY
RIMANDI MIBAJU1962-00-001964-00-00LIBERIA

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Caribbean Shipping Corp.1957-00-001962-00-00LIBERIA
Coast Lines, Ltd.1949-00-001950-00-00U.K.
Emilio Canale1950-00-001954-00-00ITALY
Marcand Shipping Corp.1962-00-001964-00-00LIBERIA
Naviera del Golfo S.A.1954-00-001956-00-00PANAMA
Overseas Shipping Corp.1956-00-001957-00-00PANAMA
U.S. Maritime Commission (Minister of Transport, Mgr.)1942-00-001949-00-00U.S.169577