Registry and Rig Information

Registry U.S.
Official Number 216261
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 00187

Vessel History

Rebuilds Converted to a barge, 1927 (2015 gross - 1883 net).
History Vessel laid down as WAR NAIAD 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 Foundered six miles off Falkner's Light, Long Island Sound, December 13, 1957, while in tow of tug PEGGY SHERIDAN.

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.216261
Ford Motor Co.1927-00-001945-00-00U.S.216261
Cullum Transportation Co. (Lake Hemlock Corp.)1945-00-001953-00-00U.S.216261
Tug New York Co.1953-00-001957-00-00U.S.216261