Registry and Rig Information

Name T-494
Registry U.S.
Official Number U.S. ARMY
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 62.16
Width 17.58
Depth 8.75
Gross Tonnage 69.00
Net Tonnage 47.00
Hull Material Steel

Vessel History

History First enrollment in March, 1968. Sold to University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, in Fall, 1969, for $9,200, for conversion to research vessel, for service with Center for Great Lakes Studies.

Build Information

Builder Higgins, Inc.
Place Built New Orleans, LA
Date Built 1953-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
NORTH STAR1968-00-001970-00-00U.S.512553

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
U.S. Army1953-00-001968-00-00U.S.U.S. ARMY
Mackinac College1968-00-001969-00-00U.S.512553
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee1969-00-00U.S.512553