S.O.CO. NO. 075

Registry and Rig Information

Name S.O.CO. NO. 075
Registry U.S.
Official Number 116666
Rig Barge

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 170.00
Width 33.00
Depth 17.00
Gross Tonnage 793.00
Net Tonnage 780.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00002

Vessel History

History Sold to U.S. Navy, Bureau of Equipment, on August 1, 1898, and assigned to Culebra, P.R., 1898-1911. Stationed at Guantanamo, Cuba, 1911-1914. Arrived at Key West, FL, February 25, 1914; converted from water barge to fuel oil barge. On June 11, 1914, stationed at Key West, FL, Naval Station. On July 11, 1919, Board of Survey recommended she was too old for repairs. On February 11, 1920, they recommended she be stripped and hull to be sold as junk. On April 9, 1920, she was ordered to be held at Key West for emergencies until replaced.
Disposition Scrapped in 1948.

Build Information

Builder American Steel Barge Co.
Place Built Superior, WI
Date Built 1895-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
WATER BARGE NO. 21898-00-001914-00-00U.S.U.S. NAVY
FUEL OIL BARGE NO. 101914-00-001929-00-00U.S.U.S. NAVY
PETROLEUM NO. 11929-00-001948-00-00U.S.116666

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Standard Oil Co.1895-00-001898-00-00U.S.116666
U.S. Navy1898-00-001929-00-00U.S.U.S. NAVY
Petroleum Navigation Co.1929-00-001943-00-00U.S.116666
American Republics Corp.1943-00-001948-00-00U.S.116666