Watson (Propeller), U81788, 9 Dec 1901
- Full Text
The ocean going steamer WATSON, a sister ship to the BUCKMAN; now engaged in the fruit trade between Cuba and New York City; was launched at Toledo on Monday from the Craig shipyard. She is 260 x 38.
Port Huron Daily Times
Monday, December 16, 1901
Steam screw WATSON. U. S. No. 81788. Of 1,820 tons gross; 1,237 tons net. Built at Toledo, Ohio in 1902. Home port, Portland, Me. 253.1 x 38.4 x 22.8 Passenger service. Crew of 32. Of 2,000 indicated horse power. Steel built.
Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1906 [steam vessels]
WATSON .* Built Nov. or Dec., 1901 Ocean Steamer - Steel
U. S. No. 81788 1820 gt - 1237 nt 253.1' x 38.4' x 22.8'
* Renamed (b) ADMIRAL WATSON - US - 1913
Scrapped in Japan in 1935.
Toledo Shipbuilding Master List
Institute for Great Lakes research
- Media Type:
- Item Type:
- launch, Toledo
- Date of Original:
- Local identifier:
- Language of Item:
- William R. McNeil
- Copyright Statement:
- Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Maritime History of the Great Lakes