Registry and Rig Information

Registry U.S.
Official Number 222830
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 588.00
Width 60.16
Depth 27.33
Gross Tonnage 8203.00
Net Tonnage 6789.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00174

Vessel History

History Chartered to Browning Lines, Inc., Detroit, MI, for season of 1952.As GEORGE R. FINK: Sustained slight damage in collision with Swedish motor vessel BROHOLM, September 9, 1964, just upstream from Bluewater Bridge, at Port Huron, MI, in fog; FINK bound up light.
Disposition Departed Cleveland September 26, in tow of SALVAGE MONARCH and \"G\" tug SUPERIOR, bound for Spain and scrapping (1973). Arrived in tow at Gandia, Spain, prior to December 7, 1973, having passed Gibraltar December 2, 1973, en route from Quebec.

Build Information

Builder Toledo Ship Building Co.
Place Built Toledo, OH
Date Built 1923-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
FINK, GEORGE R.1952-00-001973-00-00U.S.222830
WEIR, ERNEST T.1936-00-001952-00-00U.S.222830

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Kinsman Transit Co.1923-00-001936-00-00U.S.222830
National Steel Corp. (M.A. Hanna Co., Mgrs.)1936-00-001973-00-00U.S.222830
Union Pipe and Metals1973-00-001973-00-00CANADA