Registry and Rig Information

Registry U.S.
Official Number 269187
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 589.58
Width 72.16
Depth 36.16
Gross Tonnage 12172.00
Net Tonnage 8744.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00418

Vessel History

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.

Build Information

Builder Manitowoc Ship Building Co.
Place Built Manitowoc, WI
Date Built 1954-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateRegistryOfficial Number
American Steamship Co. (Boland & Cornelius, Mgrs.)1954-00-00U.S.269187