GRAMMER, G.J.

Registry and Rig Information

Name GRAMMER, G.J.
Registry U.S.
Official Number 86610
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 326.00
Width 48.00
Depth 24.00
Gross Tonnage 3914.00
Net Tonnage 2850.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00504

Vessel History

Rebuilds Lengthened, 1905 (418 x 48 x 28; 4471 gross - 3703 net). Rig changed to barge, 1955, as grain storage hulk at Buffalo, NY. Tonnage change, 1960 (4457 gross - 4395 net).
History As G.J. GRAMMER: In collision with steamer WESTMOUNT near Whitefish Point, Lake Superior, August 23, 1928, in fog. Loss estimated at $7,000.
Disposition Sold to Marine Salvage, Ltd., Port Colborne, Ont., in 1962. Passed down, Welland Canal, August 18, 1964, in tow of tugs AMERICA and NORTH CAROLINA, for scrapping at Humberstone, Ontario.

Build Information

Builder Superior Ship Building Co.
Place Built Superior, WI
Date Built 1902-00-00

Source

Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
CORNELIUS, ADAM E., JR.1937-00-001942-00-00U.S.86610
BROWNING, TROY H.1942-00-001944-00-00U.S.86610
MOLONEY, D.A.1944-00-001964-00-00U.S.86610

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Seither Transit Co.1902-00-001916-00-00U.S.86610
Valley Steamship Co. (W.H. Becker, Mgr.)1916-00-001923-00-00U.S.86610
Pioneer Steamship Co.1923-00-001923-00-00U.S.86610
Grammer Steamship Co. (Jenkins Steamship Co., Mgr.)1923-00-001925-00-00U.S.86610
Grammer Steamship Co. (Boland & Cornelius, Mgrs.)1925-00-001936-00-00U.S.86610
American Steamship Co. (Boland & Cornelius, Mgrs.)1936-00-001941-00-00U.S.86610
Overlakes Freight Corp. (Nicholson Transit Co., Mgrs.)1941-00-001948-00-00U.S.86610
Browning Steamship Co., Inc.1948-00-001955-00-00U.S.86610
Alpha Lake Ship Co., Inc. (Continental Grain Co.)1955-00-001962-00-00U.S.86610