Swederope 1

(1906) 1923                                  Swederope     1                                  1953

Steel bulk freight barge

Built at Camden NJ by New York Shipbuilding Co.
Launched
Built for off-Lakes service as  Number 24.

240’ LOA, 227’ LBP, 38’ beam, 19’ depth
1 deck

Sold 1923 for Great Lakes service and enrolled as Swederope  (1) at Detroit MI
227.0 x 38.1 x 19.6, 1566 GT, 1520 NT     US 203469     to:
Detroit Sulphite Transportation Co., Detroit MI (home port Detroit MI)

Entered Great Lakes service 1923

Sold 1935 to Crescent Barge Lines, Sans Souci MI, W. A. Gray Jr., Mgr.

Sold 1936 to Nicholson Transit Co., Detroit MI

Scrapped 1953 at River Rouge MI

 

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