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Fr. Edward J. Dowling, S.J. Marine Historical Collection
Original name: Northern King

Ship owner: Great Lakes Transit Corp.; Gulf Export & Trading Co.; Mutual Trans. Co.; Northern Steamship Co.; U.S. Shipping Board

Ship builder: Globe Iron Works, Cleveland, Ohio

Engine builder: Globe Iron Works, Cleveland, Ohio

Year ship built: 1888

Year engine built: 1888

Final disposition: Sold Italian for scrap in October 1924. Scrapped in 1926.



1) Northern Steamship Co., Superior, Wisconsin

2) Mutual Trans. Co., Buffalo, New York

3) Great Lakes Transit Corp. (1916)

4) U. S. Shipping Board (1917)

5) Gulf Export & Trading Co. (1921)

Registry number: US. 130420

Hull number: 22

Vessel type: Package freighter

Height: 21.6

Width: 40.8

Length: 299.5

Stroke length: 42

Gross tonnage: 2476

Net tonnage: 1885

Materials: Steel

Engine type: Triple expansion

Piston 1: 20

Piston 2: 38

Piston 3: 61

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