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

Ship owner: Cargo Carriers, Inc.; Interlake Steamship Co.; Lackawanna Steamship Co.

Ship builder: Detroit Shipbuilding Co., Wyandotte, Michigan

Engine builder: Dry Dock Engine Works, Detroit, Michigan

Year ship built: 1907

Year engine built: 1907

Final disposition: Sold for scrap in 1960 and towed to England / Italy. (Reported to be in service in Italy for short period after 1960.)


Launched on August 10, 1907.



1) Lackawanna Steamship Co.

2) Interlake Steamship Co.

3) Cargo Carriers, Inc.

Registry number: US. 204447

Hull number: 171

Vessel type: Bulk Freighter

Height: 29 ft.

Width: 52.2 ft.

Length: 420 ft.

Stroke length: 42 in.

Gross tonnage: 4641

Net tonnage: 3385

Materials: Steel

Engine type: Triple expansion

Piston 1: 22 in.

Piston 2: 32 in.

Piston 3: 58 in.

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