Hutchinson, Charles L. 1

1910                                  Charles L. Hutchinson     1                                  1963

Steel Great Lakes bulk freighter

Built at Lorain OH by American Ship Building Co., Hull 378
Launched March 19, 1910

524’ LOA, 504’ LBP, 54’ beam, 30’ depth
1 deck, arch cargo hold construction, hatches @ 12’, coal-fired boilers, triple expansion engine, 1760 IHP

Enrolled at Duluth MN April 23, 1910 (#26)
504.0 x 54.0 x 30.0, 6377 GT, 4860 NT     US 207345     to:
Raleigh Steamship Co., Detroit MI, Henry Wineman Jr., Mgr. (home port Duluth MN)

Entered service 1910

Sold Dec 14, 1916 to Brown Transit Co., Cleveland OH, Harvey H. Brown & Co., Mgr. (home port to Fairport OH)

Renamed Fayette Brown  (2) 1917

Transferred 1924 to Stewart Furnace Co.

Sold 1929 to Youngstown Steamship Co., Cleveland OH, Pickands Mather & Co., Mgr.

Transferred 1930 to Interlake Steamship Co.

Home port to Wilmington DE 1932

Laid up mid-1960 at Erie PA and did not operate again

Sold for scrap 1963 to Marine Salvage Ltd., Port Colborne ON.  Resold to Spanish shipbreakers.  Towed out by Dutch tug Barents Zee.  Tow line to tug parted in storm Dec 2, 1964 and vessel drifted ashore on Anticosti Island



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