Registry and Rig Information

Name 0131
Registry U.S.
Official Number 53278
Rig Propeller (Whaleback)

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 292.00
Width 36.00
Depth 22.00
Gross Tonnage 1310.00
Net Tonnage 1265.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00131

Vessel History

Rebuilds Rebuilt by Great Lakes Engineering Works, Ecorse, MI, in 1911 (261 x 36 x 22; 1159 gross - 1115 net). Tonnage change, 1917 (1177 gross - 1125 net).
Disposition Abandoned and scrapped at Houston, TX, in 1946. Final document surrendered at Port Arthur, TX, on June 26, 1946.

Build Information

Builder American Steel Barge Co.
Place Built Superior, WI
Date Built 1893-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
FREEPORT SULPHUR NO. 41917-00-001924-00-00U.S.53278
PURE OIL NO. 101924-00-001929-00-00U.S.53278
PURE NULUBE1929-00-001946-00-00U.S.53278

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
American Steel Barge Co.1893-00-001900-00-00U.S.53278
Bessemer Steel Co.1900-00-001901-00-00U.S.53278
Pittsburgh Steamship Co.1901-00-001910-00-00U.S.53278
Great Lakes Engineering Works1910-00-001911-00-00U.S.53278
Philadelphia Trust, Safe Deposit & Insurance Co.(Harper Transportation Co.Mgrs.)1911-00-001916-00-00U.S.53278
Shawmut Steamship Co.1916-00-001917-00-00U.S.53278
Freeport Sulphur Transportation Co.1917-00-001924-00-00U.S.53278
Pure Oil Steamship Co.1924-00-001927-00-00U.S.53278
Pure Oil Barge Co.1927-00-001929-00-00U.S.53278
Sabine Towing Co., Inc.1929-00-001931-00-00U.S.53278
Sabine Transportation Co.1931-00-001946-00-00U.S.53278