WALSH, JOHN J.

Registry and Rig Information

Name WALSH, JOHN J.
Registry U.S.
Official Number 236932
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 146.50
Width 38.00
Depth 14.33
Gross Tonnage 370.00
Net Tonnage 252.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00849

Vessel History

History Purchased, along with ferry WEEHAWK, for service between Raquette Point, NY and Cornwall, Ontario, while a new highway bridge was built. Reportedly sold for $3,150, in 1960, to James Zigman, of Ogdensburg, NY, for scrapping, but deal never went through.
Disposition Dropped from U.S. Enrollment as sold to Canadian buyers in August, 1964. Scrapped just west of Cardinal, Ontario, lift bridge, using locks of old Galops Canal as dry dock, in 1965.

Build Information

Builder United Shipyards, Inc.
Place Built Brooklyn, NY
Date Built 1938-00-00

Source

Source HCGL

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Westchester Ferry Corp.1938-00-001957-00-00U.S.236932
St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corp.1957-00-001965-00-00U.S.236932