ESCAPE (ARS-6)


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Year Built
1943
Official Number
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Shipyard
Basalt Rock Company
General Type
Military
Specific Type
MIL – Other
MARAD Type
--
Ship Length
214 feet
Beam
41 feet
Mast Height
15 feet
Net Tons
1530 tons
Gross Tons
--
Cargo Capacity
--
Draft, Summer
16 tons
Draft, Lightweight
12 tons
Displacement, Summer
1975 tons
Displacement, Lightweight
1200 tons
Immersion, Summer
--
Immersion, Lightweight
--
Fate
--


Historical Narrative



The Maritime Administration's National Register Eligibility Assessment for Escape, available in the Documents section, contains a detailed history of the vessel.

Escape was dismantled under a scrap services contract, which was completed on February 26, 2010.  At that time, the vessel was withdrawn from the National Defense Reserve Fleet.


Vessel Name History

ESCAPE (ARS-6)

Mission

No Mission for this vessel

Historical Documents
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Milestones


Event: Entry
Date: 10/17/1979

Event: Withdrawal
Date: 12/4/1980

Transferred to USCG
Event: Entry
Date: 9/26/2000

Event: Interim Movement
Date: 7/28/2001

Event: Acquisition
Date: 7/28/2001

MARAD accepted title 07-28-01
Event: Cleared Historic Review
Date: 12/9/2008

Vessel found to not be qualified for mitigation under NHPA.
Event: Ship name change
Date: 9/1/2009

Event: Scrap Service Contract
Date: 9/15/2009

"Vessel departed under a scrap services contract with Bay Bridge Enterprises of Chesapeake, VA."
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 9/15/2009

Event: Withdrawal
Date: 2/26/2010

Vessel dismantlement complete.

Ship Imagery


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Status Cards


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Documents


Date Type Name Expand Download
12/4/2008 Escape_NHPA_History.pdf Default Generic Expand Image Default Generic Download Image

Plans


No documents for this vessel


Shipwreck Information


No ship wreck information for this vessel