Registry and Rig Information

Name 0132
Registry U.S.
Official Number 53279
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 00132

Vessel History

Rebuilds Rebuilt by Great Lakes Engineering Works, Ecorse, MI, in 1911 (261 x 36 x 22; 1159 gross - 1115 net).
Disposition Foundered fifteen miles southwest by west of Freeport, TX, on October 1, 1927, after springing a leak. No lives lost.

Build Information

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


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
American Petroleum Co.1924-00-001926-00-00U.S.53279
American Steel Barge Co.1893-00-001900-00-00U.S.53279
Bessemer Steamship Co.1900-00-001901-00-00U.S.53279
Great Lakes Engineering Works1910-00-001911-00-00U.S.53279
Island Oil & Transport Corp.1919-00-001924-00-00U.S.53279
Petroleum Navigation Co.1926-00-001927-00-00U.S.53279
Philadelphia Trust, Safe Deposit & Insurance Co.(Harper Transportation Co.Mgrs.)1911-00-001916-00-00U.S.53279
Pittsburgh Steamship Co.1901-00-001910-00-00U.S.53279
Shawmut Steamship Co.1916-00-001919-00-00U.S.53279
T.E. Buchanan1924-00-001924-00-00U.S.53279