Registry and Rig Information

Name 0126
Registry U.S.
Official Number 53273
Rig Barge (Whaleback)

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 264.00
Width 36.00
Depth 22.00
Gross Tonnage 1128.00
Net Tonnage 1083.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00126

Vessel History

Disposition Stranded on Buzzard's Bay, MA, December 31, 1905, bound from Newport News, VA, for New Bedford, MA, with coal; all hands lost. Six lives lost.

Build Information

Builder American Steel Barge Co.
Place Built Superior, WI
Date Built 1892-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
American Steel Barge Co.1893-00-001900-00-00U.S.53273
Bessemer Steamship Co.1900-00-001901-00-00U.S.53273
Pittsburgh Steamship Co.1901-00-001905-00-00U.S.53273
Boutell Steel Barge Co.1905-00-001905-00-00U.S.53273