Registry and Rig Information

Registry U.S.
Official Number 248684
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 323.75
Width 50.00
Depth 26.42
Gross Tonnage 3805.00
Net Tonnage 2123.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00336

Vessel History

Rebuilds Tonnage change, 1960 (3912 gross - 2660 net).
History Built as C1-M-AV1 class cargo vessel for U.S. Maritime Commission. Was to be acquired as AK-216 by U.S. Navy, but ending of World War II made this unnecessary.
Disposition Ran aground off coast of RI on January 7, 1962, inbound from Searsport, ME for New York. Declared a constructive total loss and refloated on January 16, 1962. Offered for sale \"as is\" at Brooklyn, NY, and sold to Witte Marine Equipment Co., Inc., Rossville, Staten Island, NY, for scrapping.

Build Information

Builder Smith, L.D. Shipbuilding Co.
Place Built Sturgeon Bay, WI
Date Built 1945-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
COASTAL MERCHANT1945-00-001946-00-00U.S.248684
LEIF VIKING1959-00-001962-00-00NORWAY

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
D/S A/S Laly (C.T. Gogstad, Mgr.)1946-00-001962-00-00NORWAY
U.S. Maritime Commission1945-00-001946-00-00U.S.248684