COMMERCE

Registry and Rig Information

Name COMMERCE
Registry U.S.
Official Number 209367
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 114.50
Width 33.00
Depth 13.00
Gross Tonnage 280.00
Net Tonnage 190.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00044

Vessel History

Rebuilds Reduced to barge, 1955 (280 gross - 280 net).
History Chartered to U.S. Navy Dept., 1942-1945, to serve as tender to training aircraft carrier WOLVERINE and SABLE, out of Chicago.
Disposition Out of documentation sometime between 1982-1988.

Build Information

Builder Manitowoc Shipbuilding Co.
Place Built Manitowoc, WI
Date Built 1911-00-00

Source

Source HCGL

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Merchants Lighterage Co.1911-00-001939-00-00U.S.209367
Hoskins Coal & Dock Corp.1939-00-001941-00-00U.S.209367
United Collieries1941-00-001949-00-00U.S.209367
Hoskins Coal & Dock Corp.1949-00-001955-00-00U.S.209367
Roen Salvage Co.1955-00-001957-00-00U.S.209367
Roen Steamship Co.1957-00-00U.S.209367