Registry and Rig Information

Registry U.S.
Official Number 243612
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 604.66
Width 60.16
Depth 30.16
Gross Tonnage 8758.00
Net Tonnage 6472.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 01009

Vessel History

History Launched as \"BELLE ISLE.\"Built as L6-S-A1 class bulk carrier under US Maritime Commission contract.
As CHAMPLAIN: Brushed Swedish steamer BROLAND near lower end of St. Clair cut-off, May 8, 1963, damaging starboard side.
Struck obstruction in Trenton Channel, Detroit River, on August 18, 1972, causing $50,000 bottom damage.
Disposition Sold to Corostel Trading, Ltd. in 1987 for overseas scrapping in Turkey.

Build Information

Builder American Shipbuilding Co.
Place Built Cleveland, OH
Date Built 1943-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
U.S Maritime Commission1943-00-001943-00-00U.S.243612
Cleveland-Cliffs Iron Co.1943-00-001983-00-00U.S.243612
American Bulk Shipping Inc.1983-00-001987-00-00U.S.243612