Registry and Rig Information

Registry U.S.
Official Number 216194
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 253.42
Width 43.66
Depth 20.33
Gross Tonnage 2308.00
Net Tonnage 1378.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00185

Vessel History

Rebuilds Converted to barge, 1927 (2015 gross - 1883 net).
History Vessel laid down as WAR TRUMPET for Cunard Steamship Co., Ltd., agent for the Shipping Controller, London, England. Requisitioned by the U.S. Shipping Board under the Urgent Deficiencies Act of June 13, 1917.
Disposition Lost by stranding, December 3, 1942, in position 45 degrees 32N x 60 degrees 35W, off Nova Scotia coast.

Build Information

Builder Great Lakes Engineering Works
Place Built Ecorse, MI
Date Built 1918-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
U.S. Shipping Board1918-00-001927-00-00U.S.216194
Ford Motor Co.1927-00-001942-00-00U.S.216194