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A.H. Ferbert
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A.H. Ferbert (1974)
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A.H. Ferbert (1974/08/12)
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A.H. Ferbert (1974/08/12)
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A.H. Ferbert (1976)
  IMO: 5000146  
Details/Construction
Builder:Great Lakes Engineering WorksLocation:Ecorse, MichiganHull #:289
Keel Layed:1941/08/07Launched:1942/05/22Commissioned:1942/08
Propulsion
As builtType:1 Steam turbine engineOutput:4000 shp
Manufacturer:
Dimensions
As builtLength:194.5 m (638.1 ft)Gross Tonnage:10294
Breadth:20.5 m (67.3 ft)Net Tonnage:6439
Depth:Dead Weight:17600
Owner HistoryFleet History
OwnerManagerFromUntil
Pittsburgh Steamship Company1948/081951/07
United States Steel Corporation1951/071987
Marine Salvage, Ltd. - Port Colborne, Ontario1987Scrapped
FleetFromUntil
Pittsburgh Steamship Company - Duluth, Minnesota1948/081951/07
United States Steel Corporation1951/071967
United States Steel - Great Lakes Fleet - Duluth, Minnesota19671981
USS Great Lakes Fleet Inc. - Duluth, Minnesota19811981/11/30
Name HistoryRegistration History
NameUntil
A.H. Ferbert
NumberPortCall SignMMSIFromUntil
US 242024 Wilmington, Delaware, United States 1942/08 1953
US 242024 New York, New York, United States 1953 1988/06
Description
Towed out of Duluth on Sept 15, 1987 and suffered great difficulties getting down the Lakes, breaking her tow line and grounding twice. The tow arrived at Lauzon, Quebec on November 11. The tow cleared Lauzon on December 3, along with Samuel Mather and towed by Canadian tug Capt. Ioannis S. The tow wintered at Sydney, Nova Scotia and arrived at Aliaga, Turkey on June 20, 1988.
Disposition
Description/LocationScrapped in Aliaga, Turkey by Cukurova Celik Endustrisi.
Arrival at Yard1988/06/20Beached:Work Began:
LostDate:

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