YALE

Registry and Rig Information

Name YALE
Registry U.S.
Official Number 27665
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 371.00
Width 45.00
Depth 22.58
Gross Tonnage 3453.00
Net Tonnage 2698.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00022

Vessel History

Rebuilds Tonnage change, 1915 (3522 gross - 2178 net). Reportedly converted to derrick barge, 1936, by Toledo Ship Building Co.
History Vessel was driven ashore ten miles west of Long Point, Ontario, Lake Erie, on November 14, 1933; gotten off and declared a constructive total loss. Apparently reduced to a derrick barge for use by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers about 1936 at Toledo. In August, 1938, vessel was back at Toledo for repairs after working on the breakwall at Conneaut, OH, all spring. Reportedly taken to New Orleans, LA, about 1943 and scrapped in about 1947. As derrickboat WILTON, there appears to be no official record.
Disposition Believed scrapped, possibly in New Orleans, LA, in about 1947.

Build Information

Builder Cleveland Ship Building Co.
Place Built Cleveland, OH
Date Built 1895-00-00

Source

Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
BREITUNG, CHARLOTTE GRAVERAET1915-00-001918-00-00U.S.27665
MAHER, T.K.1918-00-001924-00-00U.S.27665
CALLENDER, D.E.1924-00-001934-00-00U.S.27665
WILTON1936-00-001947-00-00U.S.U.S. ARMY

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Yale Transit Co. (R.R. Rhodes, Mgr.)1895-00-001907-00-00U.S.27665
John J. Boland1907-00-001914-00-00U.S.27665
Great Lakes Engineering Works1914-00-001915-00-00U.S.27655
Juliet-Graveraet Steamship Co.1915-00-001918-00-00U.S.27655
Morrow Steamship Co. (Cleveland-Cliffs Iron Co., Mgrs.)1918-00-001926-00-00U.S.27655
Morrow Steamship Co. (Valley Camp Steamship Co., Mgrs.)1926-00-001933-00-00U.S.27655
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers1933-00-001947-00-00U.S.U.S. ARMY