Registry and Rig Information

Registry U.S.
Official Number 266980
Rig Barge

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 107.58
Width 42.42
Depth 13.66
Gross Tonnage 643.00

Vessel History

Disposition Sank in high swells on Lake Erie while hauling $500,000 worth of steel. She was under tow of the tug SUPERIOR, owned by the Great Lakes Towing Co. At the time of the sinking, the RAPHAEL was about 23 miles NW of Fairport Harbor, OH. The date was July 12, 1966.

Build Information

Builder Reliance Marine Transportation & Construction Corp
Place Built Kingston, NY
Date Built 1954-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Reliance Marine Transportation & Construction Corp.1954-00-001966-00-00U.S.266980