Registry and Rig Information

Registry CANADA
Official Number 133514
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 248.00
Width 42.50
Depth 20.50
Gross Tonnage 1638.00
Net Tonnage 1305.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00892

Vessel History

Rebuilds Converted to tanker, 1916 (248 x 42.42 x 17.25; 1714 gross - 1338 net). Rebuilt and repowered by Vulcan Iron Works, Jersey City, NJ, 1921 (1696 gross -1185 net). Tonnage change, 1937 (1535 gross - 886 net).
Disposition On voyage New York for Boston with cargo of oil, suffered explosion and fire, May 20, 1945, and beached near Cape Cod Canal. Later refloated, towed to Boston, and declared a constructive total loss. Scrapped in 1946.

Build Information

Builder Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson, Ltd.
Place Built Newcastle, Great Britain
Date Built 1912-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
James Richardson & Sons, Ltd.1912-00-001914-00-00CANADA133514
Great Lakes Transportation Co., Ltd. (James Playfair, Mgr.)1914-00-001916-00-00CANADA133514
Standard Oil Co. (NJ)1916-00-001921-00-00U.S.214090
Mount Hope Steamship Co.1921-00-001929-00-00U.S.214090
Lake Tankers Corp.1929-00-001936-00-00U.S.214090
Bouchpet Oil Transportation Co.1936-00-001941-00-00U.S.214090
Bacoi Shipping Corp.1941-00-001946-00-00U.S.214090