MOUNT VERNON


Mount_Vernon_Photo_1.jpg
Year Built
1961
Official Number
284178
Shipyard
Bethlehem Steel, Shipbuilding Div. (Quincy)
General Type
Tanker
Specific Type
Tanker - LNG
MARAD Type
--
Ship Length
736 feet
Beam
102 feet
Mast Height
--
Net Tons
18040 tons
Gross Tons
27496 tons
Cargo Capacity
--
Draft, Summer
39.8 tons
Draft, Lightweight
--
Displacement, Summer
59926 tons
Displacement, Lightweight
12929 tons
Immersion, Summer
--
Immersion, Lightweight
--
Fate
Sold - No Further Info

Historical Narrative



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

The Maritime Administration withdrew Mount Vernon from the National Defense Reserve Fleet on March 22, 2013 upon the vessel's departure from the Beaumont Reserve Fleet.  It had been sold for dismantlement earlier that year.

Vessel Name History

1961 - 1990: Mount Vernon Victory
1990 - 2013: Mount Vernon


Vessel Name History

MOUNT VERNON

MOUNT VERNON VICTORY

Mission

No Mission for this vessel

Historical Documents
Name Download

Milestones


Event Date Content
Ship Name Change
(No Date) Ship MOUNT VERNON VICTORY changes name to MOUNT VERNON
Entry
1/26/1988
Acquisition
4/13/1988 Ex MOUNT VERNON VICTORY
Cleared NHPA Review
4/1/2009 Vessel cleared National Historic Preservation Act review.
Ship name change
3/7/2013
Withdrawal
3/22/2013 Vessel departed under domestic sale contract with All Star Metals, LLC.

Ship Imagery




Status Cards



Documents


Date Type Name Download
3/10/2009 Mount_Vernon_NHPA_History.pdf Default Generic Download Image

Plans


No documents for this vessel


Shipwreck Information


No ship wreck information for this vessel