Registry and Rig Information

Registry U.S.
Official Number 205186
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 532.00
Width 58.25
Depth 32.00
Gross Tonnage 6634.00
Net Tonnage 4927.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00041

Vessel History

Rebuilds Converted to self-unloader by American Ship Building Co., Lorain, OH, in 1948 (539.58 x 58.25 x 29.42; 7661 gross - 6476 net).
History As WILLIAM LIVINGSTONE: Struck unknown obstruction 12 miles NW x N of Sand Hills Light, Lake Superior, on May 15, 1923,with only two blades, and breaking one. Towed into Soo by steamer THOMAS WALTERS.
As CRISPIN OGLEBAY: Ran aground in Trenton Channel, Detroit River, September 13, 1970, damaging some bottom plates.
Disposition Removed from documentation in January/February, 1974, sold West German for scrapping. Arrived in tandem tow, with BETHLEHEM, at Santander, Spain, on June 16, 1974, for scrapping.

Build Information

Builder Great Lakes Engineering Works
Place Built Ecorse, MI
Date Built 1908-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
WAY, S.B.1936-00-001948-00-00U.S.205186
OGLEBAY, CRISPIN1948-00-001974-00-00U.S.205186

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Mutual Steamship Co. (G.A. Tomlinson, Mgr.)1908-00-001915-00-00U.S.205186
Montreal Transit Co. (W.C. Richardson, Mgr.)1915-00-001921-00-00U.S.205186
Columbia Steamship Co.1921-00-001935-00-00U.S.205186
Columbia Transportation Co.1935-00-001958-00-00U.S.205186
Oglebay Norton Co.1958-00-001974-00-00U.S.205186