CITY OF BANGOR

Registry and Rig Information

Name CITY OF BANGOR
Registry U.S.
Official Number 127131
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 372.42
Width 44.66
Depth 23.42
Gross Tonnage 3690.00
Net Tonnage 2976.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00113

Vessel History

Rebuilds Rebuilt and lengthened, 1904 (445.42 x 44.66 x 23; 4202 gross - 3058 net). Tonnage change, 1925 (3994 gross - 2847 net).
History Stranded on tip of Keweenaw Peninsula, Lake Superior, in blizzard, November 30, 1926, with upbound deck cargo of automobiles. Crew rescued by U.S.C.G. from Eagle Harbor, MI. Cargo of 230 Chryslers later salvaged. Underwriters sold hull to T.L. Durocher, of Detour, MI, but was given up as constructive total loss. Hull was cut up for scrap on site in 1942.

Build Information

Builder Wheeler, F.W. & Co.
Place Built West Bay City, MI
Date Built 1896-00-00

Source

Source HCGL

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Eddy-Shaw Transportation Co.1896-00-001906-00-00U.S.127131
Lake Transit Co. (Howard L. Shaw, Mgr.)1906-00-001925-00-00U.S.127131
Nicholson Transit Co.1925-00-001926-00-00U.S.127131