COASTAL DEFENDER

Registry and Rig Information

Name COASTAL DEFENDER
Registry U.S.
Official Number 248680
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 323.75
Width 50.00
Depth 26.42
Gross Tonnage 3805.00
Net Tonnage 2123.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00339

Vessel History

History Launched as WESTCHESTER.Launched as C1-M-AV1 class cargo vessel for U.S. Maritime Commission. Was to be acquired by U.S. Navy (AK-219), but World War II ended, making this unnecessary.
Operated by United Fruit Co., New York, NY, 1947-1949.
Disposition Dropped from Lloyd's Register and Record (ABS) in 1970; presumed scrapped.

Build Information

Builder Smith, L.D. Shipbuilding Co.
Place Built Sturgeon Bay, WI
Date Built 1945-00-00

Source

Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistry
RIO MARACANA1956-00-001969-00-00BRAZIL

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
U.S. Maritime Commission1945-00-001956-00-00U.S.248680
Companhia Nacional de Navegacao Costeira Patrimonio Nacional1956-00-001960-00-00BRAZIL
Cia Nacional de Navegacao Costeira Autarquia Federal1960-00-001967-00-00BRAZIL
Companhia de Navegacao Lloyd Brasileiro1967-00-001969-00-00BRAZIL