Registry and Rig Information

Registry U.S.
Official Number 233702
Rig Fish Tug

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 39.66
Width 13.66
Depth 3.42
Gross Tonnage 11.00
Net Tonnage 9.00
Hull Material Wood

Vessel History

Rebuilds Rig changed to tow, 1953.
Disposition Foundered on November 29, 1958, off Avon Point, OH, Lake Erie, along with derrick scow HICKORY STICK; crew removed by Coast Guard, no lives lost. Vessel was bound from Sandusky, OH, to Rocky River, OH, at time of loss.

Build Information

Builder Miniger, Earl S.
Place Built Vermilion, OH
Date Built 1935-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
BLACK MARLIN1953-00-001958-00-00U.S.233702

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Earl S. Miniger1935-00-001944-00-00U.S.233702
Lloyd W. Leidheiser1944-00-001953-00-00U.S.233702
David A. Dyche1953-00-001954-00-00U.S.233702
D.A. Dyche Salvage Co., Inc.1954-00-001958-00-00U.S.233702