Red Crown

1937                                     Red Crown

Steel Great Lakes tanker

Built at Manitowoc WI by Manitowoc Shipbuilding Co., Hull 292
Launched Sept 18, 1937

465’3” LOA, 454’ LBP, 55’ beam, 28’ depth
1 deck, oil-fired boilers, triple expansion engine, 2600 IHP

Enrolled at
453.4 x 55.2 x 25.5, 5443 GT, 3363 NT     US 236823     to:
Standard Oil Co. (Ind.), Whiting IN (home port Whiting IN)

Entered service Nov 1, 1937

Fleet renamed American Oil Co. 1962 and vessel renamed Amoco Indiana.

Sold 1986 to Medusa Cement Co., Cleveland OH

Converted 1987 to self-unloading cement barge at Sturgeon Bay WI by Bay Shipbuilding Corporation and renamed Medusa Conquest.

Fleet sold 1998 to Southdown Inc. and vessel renamed Southdown Conquest.

Fleet sold 1998 to Cemex and vessel renamed Cemex Conquest.

Fleet sold 2004 to St. Marys Cement Co. and vessel renamed St. Marys Conquest.

IMO 5015012

In service 2012 for St. Marys Cement




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