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Created: 2018-11-09 3:31:23 PM
Last Edited: 2020-06-30 1:46:48 PM




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L.E. Block
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L.E. Block (1981/08/25)
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L.E. block (2004)
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L.E. Block (2006/07/11)
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L.E. Block (2006/07/11)
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L.E. Block (2006/07/11)
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L.E. Block (2006/07/11)
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L.E. Block (2006/07/11)
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L.E. Block (2006/07/11)
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L.E. Block (2006/07/11)
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L.E. Block (2006/07/11)
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L.E. Block (2007/01/07)
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L.E. Block (2007/01/07)
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L.E. Block (2007/05/30)
  IMO: 5200150  
Details/Construction
Builder:American Ship Building CompanyLocation:Lorain, OhioHull #:795
Keel Layed:Launched:1927/02/01Commissioned:1927/03
Propulsion
As builtType:Westinghouse steam turbine engine (1956)Output:13 Knots
Manufacturer:
Dimensions
As builtLength:189.28 m (621.0 ft)Gross Tonnage:9376
Breadth:19.51 m (64.0 ft)Net Tonnage:6967
Depth:10.06 m (33.0 ft)Dead Weight:16023
Owner HistoryFleet History
OwnerManagerFromUntil
FleetFromUntil
Name HistoryRegistration History
NameCall SignUntil
L.E. BlockWA7069
NumberPortFromUntil
US 226374
Description
Entered service in April 1927 for the Inland Steamship Company. Transferred to the Inland Steel Company in 1936.

Laid up Oct 31, 1981 at Milwaukee WI and did not operate again Sold 1986 to Escanaba Basic Marine, Escanaba MI and towed to Escanaba. Towed 1987 to South Chicago IL for use as a cement storage barge. Returned 1988 to Escanaba. Sold for scrap 2006 to International Marine Salvage, Port Colborne Ontario and towed for scrapping in July 2006.
Disposition
Description/LocationMarine Recycling Corporation, Port Colborne, Ontario.
Arrival at Yard2006/07/11Beached:Work Began:
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