Registry and Rig Information

Registry U.S.
Official Number 216528
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 252.00
Width 43.42
Depth 18.75
Gross Tonnage 2016.00
Net Tonnage 1163.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00147

Vessel History

Rebuilds Converted to weather patrol vessel by Bethlehem Steel Co., East Boston, MA, in 1941-1942.
History Launched as ARTHUR R. LEWIS.Built for private U.S. citizens and requisitioned by the U.S. Shipping Board in 1917. Served with Naval Overseas Transportation Service, October 4, 1918-August 15, 1919, running between European ports.
In World War II, commissioned on loan to U.S.C.G. on April 2, 1942, serving on North Atlantic weather patrol out of Boston, MA, and Argentia, Nfld. Also took part in initial experiments
involving development and testing of loran system.
Transferred to U.S.C.G. on October 22, 1943, and stricken from Navy Register on October 30, 1943. Sold by government on March 11, 1946, for scrapping.
Disposition Scrapped by Patapsco Scrap Co. at Baltimore, MD, in 1946.

Build Information

Builder Toledo Ship Building Co.
Place Built Toledo, OH
Date Built 1918-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
LINGEMAN, OSCAR J.1925-00-001937-00-00U.S.216528
MANASQUAN (AG-36)1941-00-001943-00-00U.S.U.S. NAVY
MANASQUAN (WAG-273)1943-00-001946-00-00U.S.U.S.C.G.

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
U.S. Shipping Board1918-00-001925-00-00U.S.216528
Mid-West Transportation Co.1925-00-001941-00-00U.S.216528
U.S. Navy1941-00-001943-00-00U.S.U.S. NAVY