ELBA

Registry and Rig Information

Name ELBA
Registry U.S.
Official Number 204727
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 420.00
Width 52.00
Depth 28.00
Gross Tonnage 4963.00
Net Tonnage 3621.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00440

Vessel History

Rebuilds Tonnage and dimension change, 1915 (420 x 52 x 24; 4671 gross - 3365 net). Converted to crane ship in 1951 (4781 gross - 3444 net).
History Laid up at Toledo, OH, from 1966 to 1968.
Disposition Sold summer, 1968, to Waterman Steamship Co., to be used as \"trade-in\" tonnage to U.S. Maritime Commission. Sold at public auction by the latter, December 4, 1968, for $27,000 to Peterson Builders, Inc., Sturgeon Bay, WI, for use as floating dock. Towed up, Detroit, Dec. 10, 1968 by tug JOHN PURVES.

Build Information

Builder American Shipbuilding Co.
Place Built Cleveland, OH
Date Built 1907-00-00

Source

Source HCGL

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Interlake-Steamship Co. (Pickands-Mather and Co., Mgrs.)1913-00-001950-00-00U.S.204727
Lackawanna Steamship Co. (Pickands-Mather and Co., Mgrs.)1907-00-001913-00-00U.S.204727
Ore Navigation Co. (Bethlehem Steel Co.)1950-00-001968-00-00U.S.204727
Peterson Builders, Inc.1968-00-00U.S.204727
U.S. Maritime Commission1968-00-001968-00-00U.S.204727
Waterman Steamship Co.1968-00-001968-00-00U.S.204727