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S.S. Anniston City


 
Gross Tonnage:5,687Net:3,450
Dimensions:424' 2" x 56' 2" x 26' 5"MC Type:
 
Builder:Chickasaw Shipbuilding & Car Co.
Chickasaw, AL
Hull #
USMC Hull #
Date of Build:
Delivered:
10

1921
Engines:2 Steam Turbines DR Geared to Single Screwed ShaftEngine Builder:Federal Shipbuilding Co.
Kearny, NJ
Navigation:GyCDecks, etc.:2 Decks, Fitted for Oil Fuel

Began Isthmian Service:1921Ended Isthmian Service:1954

----------------------------------- Vessel History -----------------------------------
Date
Vessel
#
Vessel
Name
Vessel
Owner
Call Ltrs
Home
Port
Flag
1921
221292
Anniston CityU.S. Steel Products Co.
New York
MCTF
New YorkUS
1930
221292
Anniston CityApril: Isthmian Lines, Inc.
New York
MCTF
New YorkUS
1933
221292
Anniston CityIsthmian Lines, Inc.
New York
KDSG
New YorkUS
1954
07975
Doris NJ.C. Berkwit & Co.
New York
 
TegucigalpaHonduran
1955
 
Western CayWestern Production Co.
 
TegucigalpaHonduran
1956
3051
San NazaroSociete Di Navigation Lugure-Toscana
Genoa, Italy
ICSZ
GenoaItalian

Events:
12/18/50: Last intercoastal vessel to sail from the old Pier 17.

Disposition DateComments
1958Sold to Italian Shipbreakers, arriving Savona 2/14/58. Reported 12/58: Scrapped in Italy.







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