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Photographer:Rudi Rabe [View profile]Title:BUFFALOAdded:Oct 17, 2007
Photo Category: Great Lakes Bulkers
Inbound the Rouge River 1976

580 x 60 x 27.75
Gross Tonnage: 8243.00

Built: Ecorse, MI by Great Lakes Engineering Works 1917

Launched as Frank H Goodyear renamed Diamond Alkali 1939, Buffalo 1976, and Saginaw Bay 1978

Converted to self-unloader, 1939, by Manitowoc Shipbuilding Co., Manitowoc, WI (8417 gross - 6632 net; 580 x 60 x 27.75). Tonnage change, 1943 (8409 gross - 6661 net). Converted to diesel; bow thruster installed, winter, 1963-64, by Fraser-Nelson Shipbuilding & Dry Dock Co., Superior, WI.

Scrapping began August 9, 1985, by Rafael Diez Martinez at Guixar-Vigo.
Vessel Identification
Technical Data
Vessel type:Bulk Carrier
Gross tonnage:11,619 tons
Summer DWT:23,481 tons
Length:194 m
Beam:22 m
Draught:8.5 m

Additional Information
Home port:Philadelphia Pa
Class society:American Bureau Of Shipping
Build year:1978
AIS Information
Last known position:
45°19’44.54” N, 83°19’4.42” W
Speed, course:
13.1kts, 138°
Arrival:19th Dec 2017
19:00:29 UTC
Last update:
1 year 0 months ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2017 December 19th, 19:00:29 UTCSarnia
2017 December 17th, 00:02:09 UTCManistee
2017 September 1st, 21:45:44 UTCCalcite
2016 October 28th, 19:00:45 UTCManistee
2016 October 20th, 14:00:22 UTCSilver Bay
2016 April 15th, 20:00:46 UTCPresque Isle
2016 April 8th, 16:00:44 UTCManistee
2016 March 30th, 05:00:17 UTCCleveland
2015 December 17th, 01:30:23 UTCSilver Bay
2015 November 2nd, 23:00:06 UTCCleveland
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