Registry and Rig Information

Registry U.S.
Official Number 600648
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 990.00
Width 105.00
Depth 56.58
Gross Tonnage 35592.00
Net Tonnage 30690.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00718

Vessel History

History As EDWIN H. GOTT: Inspection at Two Harbors, MN, on February 12, 1979, during maiden voyage, revealed damaged side tank and loss of one of twin rudders, both apparently as a result of heavy ice. Out of service for repairs until April 1979. On April 23, 1979, vessel dropped anchor at Sault Ste. Marie, MI, to take on supplies and when ready to resume trip, anchor and about three hundred feet of anchor chain were found missing; able to continue trip.
Ran aground in the St. Mary's River on December 27, 1983. She floated off the rocky bottom of Middle Neebish Channel and proceeded to Gary, IN, where she was scheduled to unload the remainder of her cargo.

Build Information

Builder Bay Shipbuilding Corp.
Place Built Sturgeon Bay, WI
Date Built 1978-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateRegistryOfficial Number
U.S. Steel Corp.1978-00-00U.S.600648
USS Great Lakes Fleet, Inc.U.S.600648