|Photographer:||Allan RO [View profile]||Title:||USAV Essayons||Added:||Jan 18, 2011|
|Captured:||April 01, 1983||IMO:||7739909||Hits:||1,459|
|US Army, Dept. of Engineers, dredger Essayons on the Hudson River in New York, 1983.
Launched at Sun Shipbuilding Corp, yard # 565, on 25 August 1949, she was commissioned in January 1950. At the time of her build she was the largest dredger in the world.
She arrived at Alang in India on 16 May 1992 to be broken up by Bharat Shipbreaking Corp
photo : New York, 04:1983
photo : © Dr. Allan Ryszka-Onions 1983/2011