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Stony Point
T2-SE-A1
Built April 1943 by The Kaiser Company, Swan Island Yard, Portland, Oregon,
as "Stony Point" # 798, for U.M.S.C.
1948 - United States Petroleum Carriers, Inc., New York  [A.S. Onassis],
(per LCI should be American Marine Corp.)
1957 - Alexander S. Onassis Corp., Monrovia, LI, 953
Collided with Greek mv IOANNIS ('57), 18 June 1957, 15 miles west of Ouessant,
voyage Sidon - Antwerp, petroleum. caught fire, towed Antwerp, laid up,
Broken up at Antwerp 1959 by Jos. de Smedt, work began in October
See Photo Below  +  ( See Videofilm below )
The Miramar Ship Index for "STONY POINT"
IDNo:
2243006
Year:
1943
Name:
STONY POINT
Launch Date:
16.02.1943
Type:
Tanker
Date of completion:
04.1943
Flag:
USA
Keel:

Ton:
10448
Link:
-
DWT:
16613
Yard No:
6
Length overall:
159.6
Ship Design:
T2-SE-A1
LPP:
153.3
Country of build:
USA
Beam:
20.7
Builder:
Kaiser
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Swan Island
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1TE-15

Subsequent History:
-

Disposal Data:
Collision 15nm West Ushant on 18.06.1957 & broken up at Antwerp 10.1959. [ By J.de Smedt ]

History :
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Registered Owner
243006
2243006
1943
STONY POINT
10448
U.S. Govt.
243006
2243006
1943
STONY POINT
10448
1948
United States Petroleum Carriers Inc.
953
2243006
1943
STONY POINT
10448
1957
Alexander S.Onassis Corp.

 
Reported "Stony Point" was involved in collision with "Ioannis", 18 jun 1947, 15 nautical miles of Ushant and caught fire,
whilst on voyage from Sidon to Antwerp. Fire extinguished and taken in tow. Declared a constructive total loss and sold
to shipbreakers in Belgium. Arrived Antwerp oct 1959 to be broken up.
( Photo Smit International )

Short film of the :
Stony Point in tow behind Dutch tug Thames 1957.

The following movie can be seen on YouTube ;

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Stony Point in tow behind Dutch tug Thames

Film thanks to British Pathe Limited.

Custody & Disposal CARDS by PMARS is MARAD's official repository of NDRF ships
of Stony Point

 Custody CARDS
Front of Card 1
Back of Card 1

No Disposal CARDS