Registry and Rig Information

Registry U.S.
Official Number 130907
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 242.00
Width 42.16
Depth 23.16
Gross Tonnage 2157.00
Net Tonnage 1496.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00046

Vessel History

Rebuilds Converted from package freighter to tanker, 1905 (2208 gross - 1297 net). Lengthened, 1914-1915 (294 x 42.16 x 23.16; 2621 gross - 1951 net). Tonnage change, 1920 (2801 gross - 2173 net). Tonnage change, 1931 (2840 gross - 2070 net). Tonnage change, 1947 (2821 gross).
History Chartered to U.S. Shipping Board on August 19, 1918. Transferred to Naval Overseas Transportation Service (No. 2185) for service in European waters on September 17, 1918. Returned to U.S. Shipping Board on February 27, 1919, and then to owners. During this period, was renamed AMABALA so as not to conflict with battleship of same name.
Disposition Scrapped in Venezuela in 1950.

Build Information

Builder Chicago Ship Building Co.
Place Built Chicago, IL
Date Built 1901-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Northwestern Steamship Co.1901-00-001915-00-00U.S.130907
The Texas Co.1915-00-001946-00-00U.S.130907
The Texas Co.1946-00-001950-00-00VENEZUELA