COLGATE, JAMES B.

Registry and Rig Information

Name COLGATE, JAMES B.
Registry U.S.
Official Number 77019
Rig Propeller (Whaleback)

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 308.00
Width 38.00
Depth 24.00
Gross Tonnage 1713.00
Net Tonnage 1318.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00121

Vessel History

Disposition Foundered about eighteen miles southwest of Long Point, Lake Erie, on October 20, 1916, with loss of twenty-six lives. Only Captain Walter Grashaw was saved - by carferry MARQUETTE & BESSEMER NO. 2, on October 22, 1916.

Build Information

Builder American Steel Barge Co.
Place Built Superior, WI
Date Built 1892-00-00

Source

Source HCGL

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
American Steel Barge Co.1892-00-001900-00-00U.S.77019
Bessemer Steamship Co.1900-00-001901-00-00U.S.77019
Pittsburgh Steamship Co.1901-00-001915-00-00U.S.77019
Standard Transit Co. (MN)1915-00-001916-00-00U.S.77019