LAKE HECTOR

Registry and Rig Information

Name LAKE HECTOR
Registry U.S.
Official Number 219848
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 253.33
Width 43.66
Depth 26.25
Gross Tonnage 2686.00
Net Tonnage 1665.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00127

Vessel History

Rebuilds Rebuilt as navy transport, 1923.
History Given to Argentine Government in 1923 as compensation for a tug sunk in collision with a U.S. Navy vessel.
Disposition Reportedly wrecked off Punta Delgado on March 23, 1937. Possibility vessel may have been salvaged as dimensions are identical to \"unidentified Argentine Naval storeship hulk\" which broke in two and was wrecked off Cabo Santa Martha Grande on May 22, 1943.

Build Information

Builder Globe Shipbuilding Co.
Place Built Superior, WI
Date Built 1920-00-00

Source

Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistry
AMERICA1923-00-001937-00-00ARGENTINA

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
U.S. Shipping Board1920-00-001923-00-00U.S.219848
Argentine Navy1923-00-001937-00-00ARGENTINA