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Built August 1943 by The Kaiser Company, Swan Island Yard, Portland, Oregon, as "Stony Creek"
# 813, for U.M.S.C.
1948 "Stony Creek", American Tramp Shipping Development Corp., Wilmington, Del. (Kulukundis), USA.
1957 "Poseidon", Red. Canyon Corp., (Mar-Trade Corp.), Monrovia, Liberia.
1960 Scrapped Blyth, by Hughes Bolckow, Ltd., arrived. 28.10.1960.
( See photo below )
The Miramar Ship Index for "STONY CREEK"
Scrapped at Blyth 28.10.1960. [ By Hughes Bolckow Ltd. ]
1944-04-17. Aerial port side view of the American tanker "Stony Creek".
She is armed with a 5 inch gun aft and a 3 inch AA gun mounted forward.
4 20 mm Oerlikon AA guns are grouped on the island amidships and 4 more are sited aft.
Spar decks have been constructed above the well decks for the carriage of deck cargo.
Correct name of the tanker is "Stony Creek".
of Stony Creek
No Disposal CARDS