DULUTH (1903, Propeller)


Year of Build:
1903
Official Number:
200593
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Chicago, IL
Vessel Type:
Propeller
Hull Materials:
Steel
Hull Number:
64
Builder Name:
Chicago Ship Building Co.
Original Owner and Location:
Western Transit Co., Buffalo, NY.
Power
Power:
Mechanical
Dimensions
Length:
381.5'
Beam:
50.16'
Depth:
26'
Tonnage (gross):
4623
Tonnage (net):
3785
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Japan.
Date:
  1955
How:
Scrapped.
History

1916 Owned Great Lakes Transit Corp., Buffalo, NY.

1942 Owned U. S. Maritime Commission, Washington D.C.; 4749 gross / 3912 net tons; converted to repair ship by U.S. Army by Gulf Engineering Co., Inc., Algiers, LA; served in Pacific Theatre World War II.

1946 Owned Penisula Packers, Seattle, WA; converted to salmon cannery vessel.

1955, Jun 22 Departed mouth of Columbia River under Honduran flag; Canadian crew, American skipper for scrapping in Japan; carried 4,800 tons scrap.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Bowling Green State University, Historical Collections of the Great Lakes
Contact
Alpena County George N. Fletcher Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

211 N. First Ave.
Alpena, Michigan 49707
USA
(989)356-6188

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DULUTH (1903, Propeller)