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Photographer:Rudi Rabe [View profile]Title:EDWARD L. RYERSONAdded:Sep 04, 2006
Captured:IMO:5097450Hits:1,177
Photo Category: Great Lakes Bulkers
Description:
Down bound Lake St. Clair 1978

Was built by the American Shipbuilding Company's yard in Toledo, Ohio for the Cleveland Cliffs Iron Company, was christened on January 10, 1952. 767 x 70 x 36
Was lengthen 120-feet to 767-feet overall during the winter of 75/76 this increased her capacity to 26,750 tons. In the winter lay-up of 1980-81, she was converted to a self-unloader. A 250-feet aft mounted boom was installed.
Presently sails as the Kaye Barker for the Interlake Shipping Co

Vessel Identification
Name:Kaye E.barker
IMO:5097450
Flag:U.s.a.
MMSI:366904910
Callsign:WCF3012
Former name(s):
- Benson Ford (Until 1989 Jan)
- Edward B.greene (Until 1985 Jan)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Bulk Carrier
Gross tonnage:11,948 tons
Summer DWT:25,345 tons
Length:223 m
Beam:21 m
Draught:7.9 m

Additional Information
Home port:Cleveland Oh
Class society:American Bureau Of Shipping
Build year:1952
AIS Information
Last known position:
45°44’50.38” N, 83°42’4.91” W
Status:Underway
Speed, course (heading):
13.0kts, 325° (323°)
Destination:
Location:Algoma
Arrival:15th Dec 2017
07:00:41 UTC
Last update:
2 days 0 hours ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2017 December 15th, 07:00:41 UTCAlgoma
2017 December 7th, 23:00:44 UTCMarquette
2017 November 24th, 03:21:17 UTCGreen Bay
2017 November 3rd, 16:00:57 UTCDearborn
2017 October 28th, 13:00:09 UTCGreen Bay
2017 October 21st, 16:00:28 UTCStoneport
2017 September 28th, 22:00:57 UTCMarquette
2017 September 5th, 04:49:18 UTCDearborn
2017 September 1st, 09:55:48 UTCMeldrum Bay
2017 August 29th, 02:23:03 UTCMuskegon
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Photo Comments (3)

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Rogério Cordeiro on Aug 09, 2008 19:48 (9 years ago)
Great photo, great bulker!

KAYE E. BARKER
IMO: 5097450
call sign: WVR8856
Type: Bulk Cargo Carrier, self discharging, Laker
Port registry: Cleveland (USA)
Pos-names: Benson Ford, Kaye E, Baker
Built by: American Shipbuilding Co. - Toledo, Oh (USA) in 1952
DWT: 28,388

regards :-D
Rudi Rabe on Sep 04, 2006 16:01 (11 years ago)
Thanks, I have been going through old photos from the days when I sailed.
Lanaud on Sep 04, 2006 13:11 (11 years ago)
Great old shots you have here, Rudi. Thanks for posting!
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