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Sackett's Harbor
See also : S.S. "Angelo Petri", Wine Tanker Disabled In Gale 1960 & "Sackett's Harbor", broken in two 1946

T2-SE-A1
Built August 1943 by The Kaiser Company, Swan Island Yard, Portland, Oregon,
as "Sackett's Harbor" # 812, for U.M.S.C.
Broke in two, 1 March 1946, 800 miles SW of Adak, voyage Yokosuka - Balboa, in ballast, forepart sunk by gunfire,
afterpart towed to Adak, 12 March, sold and used as electrical station at Anchorage, re-sold 1956,
rebuilt 1957 with new forward half by Bethlehem Pacific Coast Steel Corp., (SB Div), San Francico,
fitted for carriage of wine in center tanks and other products in wing tanks, 8,521 grt,  505.0' x 68.2',
delivered 09/1957
1957 - ANGELO PETRI   United Vintners, Inc., San Francisco
1970 - CALIFORNIAN   s/o
1975 - SEA CHEMIST   Antilles Navegacion S.A., Panama  [Steuber Co., Inc., New York], PA
Broken up at Vinaroz 1978 by Desguaces Maritima S.A., sailed Antwerp in tow 16.1.78,
work began 02.1978.
( See photos below )
The Miramar Ship Index for "Sackett's Harbor"
IDNo:
5017462
Year:
1943
Name:
SACKETT'S HARBOR
Keel:
Type:
Tanker
Launch Date:
05.07.1943
Flag:
USA
Date of completion:
8.43

Ton:
10448
Link:
-
DWT:
16613
Yard No:
20
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:
[ Broke in two 01.03.1946, aft hulked until 1956 & rebuilt 1957 as wine & oil products tanker,
8521 grt / 15343 dwt, 161.4 / 153.3 mtr ] -
1957 ANGELO PETRI - 1970 CALIFORNIAN -1975 SEA CHEMIST

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Vinaroz 01.1978. [ By Desguaces Maritima SA. ]

History:
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Registered Owner
243882
5017462
1943
SACKETT'S HARBOR
10448
U.S. Govt.
243882
5017462
5017462
1943
ANGELO PETRI
8521
1957
United Vintners Inc.
243882
5017462
5017462
1943
CALIFORNIAN
8521
1970
United Vintners Inc.
243882
5017462
5017462
1943
SEA CHEMIST
8521
1975
Antilles Nav SA.

 "Sackett's Harbor" during the war, November 24th, 1943.
( US Navy photo )
 
"Angelo Petri", ex. "Sackett's Harbor", as a wine tanker.
 
"Angelo Petri", ex. "Sackett's Harbor", as a wine tanker.
( Photo thanks to Gerhard Mueller-Debus )
 
"Angelo Petri", ex. "Sackett's Harbor", as a wine tanker.
( Photo thanks to Gerhard Mueller-Debus )
 
"Angelo Petri", ex. "Sackett's Harbor", as a wine tanker.
( Photo thanks to Gerhard Mueller-Debus )
 
"Seachemist", ex. "Angelo Petri", ex. "Sackett's Harbor".
( Photo Copyright reserved )