HUTCHINSON, JOHN T.
Registry and Rig Information
|Name||HUTCHINSON, JOHN T.|
Dimensions and Tonnage
|Rebuilds||Converted to self-unloader by Fraser-Nelson Shipbuilding & Dry Dock Co., Superior, WI, during winter of 1963-64 (9775 gross - 6964 net).|
|History||Built under U.S. Maritime Commission contract as L6-S-A1 class bulk carrier.Suffered bow damage when she knocked down bridge at Grosse Ile, MI, August 6, 1965.
In collision, June 10, 1968, with German str. SUSANNE REITH, at head of St. Clair River.
Suffered minor damage to electrical wiring during a deck fire in winter lay-up, Toledo, OH; January 15, 1971.
Received ice damage in Straits of Mackinac, April 2, 1972, causing $46,000 repair loss.
|Disposition||Sold for scrapping, 1988.|
|Builder||American Shipbuilding Co.|
|Place Built||Cleveland, OH|
|Name||Begin Date||End Date||Registry||Official Number|
|U.S. Maritime Commission||1943-00-00||1943-00-00||U.S.||243685|
|Buckeye Steamship Co. (Hutchinson & Co., Mgrs.)||1943-00-00||1963-00-00||U.S.||243685|
|American Steamship Co. (Boland & Cornelius, Mgrs.)||1963-00-00||1988-00-00||U.S.||243685|
|Corostel Trading, Ltd.||1988-00-00|