Registry and Rig Information

Registry U.S.
Official Number U.S. NAVY
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 213.66
Width 37.00
Depth 14.25
Gross Tonnage 1129.00
Net Tonnage 698.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00110

Vessel History

Rebuilds Lengthened by Behtlehem Steel Corp., Staten Island, NY, in 1948 (242.25 x 37 x 14.25; 1204 gross - 826 net). Canadian tonnage, 1975 (1265 gross - 755 registered). Tonnage change, 1978 (1204 gross - 826 net).
History Launched as ROYSTON.Built as T1-M-A2 class tanker for U.S. Maritime Commission; transferred to U.S. Navy prior to commissioning.
Disposition Hull stripped and donated to town of Shediac, New Brunswick to be used as part of a marina in 1981.

Build Information

Builder Galveston, Todd Dry Docks, Inc., Shipbuilding Div.
Place Built Galveston, TX
Date Built 1944-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
METRO LANDRY NO. 11975-00-001977-00-00CANADA368970
METRO LANDRY NO. 11977-00-001981-00-00B.W.I.368970
OTCO BAYWAY1948-00-001966-00-00U.S.255526
TIBBETTS, ETHEL1966-00-001975-00-00U.S.255526

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Metro Marine Transport & Terminals, Ltd.1975-00-001977-00-00CANADA368970
Metro Marine Transport & Terminals, Ltd.1977-00-001981-00-00B.W.I.368970
Oil Transfer Corp.1948-00-001963-00-00U.S.255526
Peerless No. Five Corp.1966-00-001975-00-00U.S.255526
Towboat Betty Moran Corp.1963-00-001966-00-00U.S.255526
U.S. Maritime Commission1946-00-001948-00-00U.S.255526
U.S. Navy1944-00-001946-00-00U.S.U.S. NAVY