LAKE GADSDEN

Registry and Rig Information

Name LAKE GADSDEN
Registry U.S.
Official Number 218718
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 253.42
Width 43.75
Depth 25.75
Gross Tonnage 2711.00
Net Tonnage 1672.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00105

Vessel History

Rebuilds Tonnage and dimension change, 1920 (253.42 x 43.66 x 26.16; 2689 gross - 1667 net). Tonnage change, 1934 (2659 gross - 1772 net).
History On July 16, 1954, gave out distress signals off Cape Finisterre. Salvage vessel SALVATOR responded, but position given was incorrect. Call later was cancelled \"with caution.\" Then, in thick fog, vessel stranded close to Cabo Corrubedo lighthouse, on Spanish coast, and slipped off into deep water. Crew rescued by local fishermen.

Build Information

Builder Manitowoc Shipbuilding Co.
Place Built Manitowoc, WI
Date Built 1919-00-00

Source

Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
GENEVIEVE LYKES1924-00-001947-00-00U.S.218718
KAMRAN1947-00-001947-00-00PANAMA
CONSTANCIA1947-00-001948-00-00PANAMA
SONDERVIG1948-00-001949-00-00DENMARK
OLGA1949-00-001951-00-00COSTA RICA
SAN NICOLAS1951-00-001954-00-00COSTA RICA

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
U.S. Shipping Board1919-00-001924-00-00U.S.218718
Lykes Bros. Steamship Co.1924-00-001947-00-00U.S.218718
Wallem & Co.1947-00-001947-00-00PANAMA
Chilenoa Panamena Co.1947-00-001948-00-00PANAMA
Rederi A/S Codan1948-00-001949-00-00DENMARK
San Jose Maritime Co.1949-00-001951-00-00COSTA RICA
P.J. Samonas1951-00-001954-00-00COSTA RICA