BAY


Bay_Photos_Page_1.jpg
Year Built
1961
Official Number
286965
Shipyard
National Steel and Shipbuilding
General Type
Dry Cargo
Specific Type
Break Bulk
MARAD Type
--
Ship Length
470 feet
Beam
73.1 feet
Mast Height
--
Net Tons
7520 tons
Gross Tons
10659 tons
Cargo Capacity
--
Draft, Summer
30.5 tons
Draft, Lightweight
12.1 tons
Displacement, Summer
19473 tons
Displacement, Lightweight
7494 tons
Immersion, Summer
63 tons
Immersion, Lightweight
52 tons
Fate
Still in Govt. Service

Historical Narrative



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


Vessel Name History

BAY

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Mission

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Historical Documents
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Milestones


Event Date Content
Acquisition
6/13/1977
Ship Name Change
5/30/1984 Ship EXPORT BAY changes name to BAY
Acquisition
5/30/1984 "ex EXPORT BAY,ex AK 2032"
Downgrade
12/31/1993 Downgraded from RRF status at the end of 1993
Cleared Historic Review
4/30/2009 Vessel cleared NHPA processing.
Bay
11/24/2011 Vessel dismantlement complete under contract with Bay Bridges Ent. in Chesapeake, VA.

Ship Imagery




Status Cards



Documents


Date Type Name Download
3/18/2009 Bay_NHRE_History.pdf Default Generic Download Image

Plans


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Shipwreck Information


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