Registry and Rig Information

Registry U.S.
Official Number 230960
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 290.58
Width 43.16
Depth 15.58
Gross Tonnage 1819.00
Net Tonnage 1129.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00276

Vessel History

Rebuilds Converted to tanker by Bethlehem Shipbuilding Co., Staten Island, NY, in 1947 (290.58 x 43 x 17.58; 2463 gross - 1826 net).
History Sold to Acme Scrap Iron & Metal Co., Ashtabula, OH, in 1964, for scrapping. Departed Cleveland, OH, on September 15, 1964, after having been laid up there in December, 1957. Document surrendered in October 1965, as scrapped. Forward section reduced to 120-foot derrick barge owned by Capital Dredge & Dock Corp., Lorain, OH. Section sank 1000 feet off Lorain lighthouse on July 23, 1968, while being towed from Toledo to Cleveland by LAURENCE C. TURNER. Raised and pulled onto beach by Corps of Engineers, August 2, 1968.

Build Information

Builder Great Lakes Engineering Works
Place Built River Rouge, MI
Date Built 1931-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Cleveland Tankers, Inc.1947-00-001964-00-00U.S.230960
Ford Motor Co.1931-00-001947-00-00U.S.230960