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Photographer:Rudi Rabe [View profile]Title:SYLVANIAAdded:Sep 03, 2006
Photo Category: Great Lakes Bulkers
Down bound the Trenton Channel bound for Trenton Edison with a load of coal late 70's

Built in 1905 at West Bay City Michigan by West Bay City Shipbuilding, launched as the D.M.Philbin for the G.A. Tomlinson Company
Lengthened and converted to self-unloader by Manitowoc Shipbuilding Co., in winter, 1957-1958 (552 x 54 x 26.58; 7352 gross - 5889 net). Converted to oil and had a bow thruster installed, early 1974, by Nicholson Terminal & Dock Co., at River Rouge, MI.

Scrapped at Ashtabula, Ohio in 1983
Vessel Identification
Former name(s):
- D.m.philbin (Until 1930)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Bulk Carrier
Gross tonnage:7,352 tons
Summer DWT:10,668 tons

Additional Information
Build year:1905
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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