Registry and Rig Information

Name 0133
Registry U.S.
Official Number 53280
Rig Barge (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 00133

Vessel History

Rebuilds Rebuilt by Great Lakes Engineering Works, Ecorse, MI, in 1911. (261 x 36 x 22; 1159 gross - 1115 net).
Disposition Foundered one mile south of Fire Island, NY, on November 12, 1911, with all hands. Five lives lost. Final document surrendered at Newport News, VA, on March 6, 1912.

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 Steel Barge Co.1893-00-001900-00-00U.S.53280
Bessemer Steamship Co.1900-00-001901-00-00U.S.53280
Pittsburgh Steamship Co.1901-00-001910-00-00U.S.53280
Great Lakes Engineering Works1910-00-001911-00-00U.S.53280
Philadelphia Trust, Safe Deposit & Insurance Co.(Harper Transportation Co.Mgrs.)1911-00-001911-00-00U.S.53280