Jackson, Herbert C.

1959                                    Herbert C. Jackson                                           

Steel Great Lakes bulk freighter

Built at River Rouge MI by Great Lakes Engineering Works, Hull 302
Keel laid June 28, 1958;  launched Feb 20, 1959

690’ LOA, 670’ LBP, 75’ beam, 37’6’ depth
1 deck, arch cargo hold construction, hatches @ 24’, coal-fired boilers, steam turbine engine, 6000 SHP

Enrolled at
670.6 x 75.1 x 33.0, 12752 GT, 8026 NT     US 278780     to:
Interlake Steamship Co., Cleveland OH, Pickands Mather & Co., Mgr. (home port Wilmington DE)

Entered service May 15, 1959

Converted 1975 to self-unloader and boilers converted to oil firing at Bay City MI by Defoe Shipbuilding Co.
Remeasured to 12292 GT, 7370 NT

IMO 5148417

In service 2011 for Interlake Steamship Co.

 

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