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

Ship owner: Columbia Transportation Co.; Tomlinson Fleet

Ship builder: Detroit Shipbuilding Co., Wyandotte, Michigan

Engine builder: American Ship Building Co., Lorain, Ohio

Year ship built: 1920

Year engine built: 1920

Final disposition: Sold for scrap in 1974. Scrapped at Antander, Spain.


Launched on October 9, 1920. Last ship built at Wyandotte.



1) Tomlinson Fleet (Globe Steamship Co.)

2) Columbia Transportation Co.

Registry number: US 220802

Hull number: 288

Vessel type: Bulk Freighter

Height: 32

Width: 60

Length: 587.1

Stroke length: 42

Gross tonnage: 8349

Net tonnage: 6387

Materials: Steel

Engine type: Triple expansion

Piston 1: 24

Piston 2: 41

Piston 3: 65

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