Registry and Rig Information

Registry U.S.
Official Number 244865
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 504.00
Width 68.16
Depth 39.16
Gross Tonnage 10448.00
Net Tonnage 6301.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00041

Vessel History

Rebuilds Converted to bulk carrier and lengthened by Blythswood Shipbuilding Co., Ltd., Glasgow, Scotland; entire hull forward of after cabins scrapped (713.50 x 75.16 x 39; 18660 gross - 13012 registered).
History Mid-section sold to Spanish shipbreakers; arrived under tow of tug SEEFALKE, at Bilbao, Spain, May 28, 1961, for scrapping.Converted vessel arrived at Quebec, September 1, 1962.
Originally constructed as T2-SE-A1 class tanker.
As LAKE WINNIPEG: Struck dock at unknown location; damage discovered on August 23, 1971; estimated loss of $98,000.
In collision with Canadian propeller WHEAT KING at Seven Islands, P.Q., May 7, 1972; $51,000 loss.
Sustained minor bow damage on November 25, 1976, when she touched Pier #61 in Montreal Harbor while going to anchor. Received permanent repairs during winter lay-up at Hamilton, Ont.
Grazed the breakwall while departing Duluth, MN on May 24, 1980. The following day, she grounded as she approached Detour Passage when her steering gear failed. She was freed the following day. Her port and starboard ballast tanks were punctured in the incident.
Disposition Arrived in tow at Lisbon, Portugal, May 19, 1985, for scrapping.

Build Information

Builder Kaiser Co., Inc. (Swan Island Yard)
Place Built Portland, OR
Date Built 1943-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
LAKE WINNIPEG1961-00-001985-00-00CANADA304310

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Cie. Nationale De Nav.1948-00-001961-00-00FRANCE
Nipigon Transport, Ltd. (Carryore, Ltd., Mgrs.)1961-00-001985-00-00CANADA304310
U.S. Maritime Commission1943-00-001948-00-00U.S.244865