Registry and Rig Information

Registry U.S.
Official Number 229321
Rig Propeller Yacht

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 206.42
Width 34.16
Depth 16.66
Gross Tonnage 958.00
Net Tonnage 428.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00958

Vessel History

Rebuilds Tonnage change, 1951 (966 gross - 560 net) as pilot boat.
History Acquired by U.S. Navy, December 9, 1940; commissioned on March 25, 1941. Served on patrol duty, New England (1941-1942) and Caribbean (1942-1944). Converted to weather patrol out of Boston, 1944. Assigned as relief flagship, Commander-in-Chief, Atlantic Fleet, at Philadelphia, November 16, 1944. Decommissioned at Charleston, SC, May 10, 1946 and removed from Navy List, June 15, 1946. Transferred to U.S. Maritime Commission, October 17, 1946 and sold out of service, April 24, 1947. Documented as pilotboat in 1951.
Disposition Out of documentation, 1985.

Build Information

Builder Pusey & Jones Corp.
Place Built Wilmington, DE
Date Built 1930-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
PY 16 (USS ZIRCON)1941-00-001947-00-00U.S.U.S. NAVY
NEW YORK1951-00-00U.S.229321

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Fred J. Fisher1930-00-001933-00-00U.S.229321
Burtha M. Fisher1933-00-001940-00-00U.S.229321
U.S. Navy1940-00-001947-00-00U.S.U.S. NAVY
United New York Sandy Hook Pilot Assoc.; United New Jersey Pilot Assoc.1947-00-001973-00-00U.S.229321
Polymer Engineering Corp.1973-00-00U.S.229321