Registry and Rig Information
Dimensions and Tonnage
|Rebuilds||Lengthened by Fraser Shipyards, Superior, WI, during winter of 1965-66 (13723 gross - 10296 net; 661.58 x 72.16 x 36.16).|
|History||Maiden voyage on April 15, 1955.As DETROIT EDISON: Ran aground at Fairport, OH, outbound, when bow thrusters proved useless against strong wind; September 4, 1970.
Grounded in Amherstburg Channel, Detroit River, May 1, 1970; released with slight bottom damage.
Ran aground on Grays Reef in Lake Michigan on December 22, 1980. After several hours, she released herself; however, she sustained major bottom damage.
|Disposition||Late 1986 towed to Brownsville, TX, for breaking.|
|Builder||Manitowoc Ship Building Co.|
|Place Built||Manitowoc, WI|
|Name||Begin Date||Registry||Official Number|
|American Steamship Co. (Boland & Cornelius, Mgrs.)||1954-00-00||U.S.||269187|