Registry and Rig Information

Registry U.S.
Official Number 200377
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 416.00
Width 50.25
Depth 24.00
Gross Tonnage 4470.00
Net Tonnage 3143.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00063

Vessel History

History Used as \"trade-in\" Tonnage to U.S. Maritime Commission in 1943.As PERRY G. WALKER: Suffered damage by heavy seas on western Lake Superior, November 28, 1905; $4,000 loss.
Rolled against propeller R.E. SCHUCK while at anchor in northeast gale, Duluth, MN, harbor, April 29, 1909; $4,900 loss to WALKER.
As TAURUS: Grounded between Keweenaw Point and Gull Rock Light, Lake Superior, November 27, 1918; $3,500 loss.
Disposition Scrapped by Steel Co. of Canada, Ltd., at Hamilton, Ontario, in 1946. After lying at Erie, PA, 1945-1946, passed down, Port Colborne, October 9, 1946, in tow of tugs HELENA and ATOMIC, bound for Hamilton, Ontario.

Build Information

Builder Chicago Ship Building Co.
Place Built Chicago, IL
Date Built 1903-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Gilchrist Transportation Co.1903-00-001913-00-00U.S.200377
Interlake Steamship Co.1913-00-001943-00-00U.S.200377
U.S. Maritime Commission (Interlake Steamship Co., Mgrs.)1943-00-001946-00-00U.S.200377