The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Fontana (Propeller), U200948, 1920


Description
Full Text

Steam screw FRANK SEITHER.* U. S. No. 200948. Of 3,887 tons gross; 2,935 tons net. Built at Ecorse, Mich., in 1904. Home port, Cleveland, Ohio. 362.8 x 50.2 x 29.0 and a crew of 26. Freight service. Steel built.
      * Former steam screw R.W. ENGLAND.
      Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1920
     
     
     
      Steam screw R.W. ENGLAND. U. S. No. 200948. Of 3,887 tons gross; 2,935 tons net. Built at Ecorse, Mich., in 1904. Home port, Cleveland, Ohio. 362.8 x 50.2 x 29.0 and a crew of 21. Of 900 indicated horse power. Passenger service. Steel built.
      Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1909
     
     
     
      Steam screw FONTANA.* U. S. No. 200948. Of 3,887 tons gross; 2,935 tons net. Built at Ecorse, Mich., in 1904. Home port, Cleveland, Ohio. 362.8 x 50.2 x 29.0 and a crew of 24. Freight service. Of 1,000 indicated horse power. Steel built.
      * Former steam screw [a] R.W. ENGLAND, [b] FRANK SEITHER.
      Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1923



R.W. ENGLAND.* Built May 4, 1904 Bulk Carrier
      U.S. No. 200948. 3887 gt - 2935 nt 362.8 x 50.2 x 29.0
      * Renamed [b] FRANK SEITHER - U.S. - 1919
Converted to self-unloader, 1924
      [c] FONTANA - U.S. - 1932
      Scrapped in Hamilton, Ont., 1960.
      Great Lakes Engineering Works, [Ecorse] Master Shipbuilding list
      Institute for Great lakes Research
      Perrysburg, Ohio
     
     
     
     


Media Type:
Text
Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
ex R.W. ENGLAND, FRANK SEITHER
Date of Original:
1920
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.R.1927
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Email
WWW address
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.










Fontana (Propeller), U200948, 1920