J. PINCKNEY HENDERSON


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Year Built
1943
Official Number
243753
Shipyard
Houston Shipbuilding Corporation
General Type
General Cargo
Specific Type
Break Bulk
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Net Tons
4396 tons
Gross Tons
7244 tons
Cargo Capacity
499573 square feet
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Draft, Lightweight
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Displacement, Lightweight
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Immersion, Summer
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Immersion, Lightweight
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Fate
Sold - Scrap

Historical Narrative



This Liberty ship was named for J. Pinckney Henderson (1808-1858). James Pinckney Henderson was a lawyer, soldier, and politician. Henderson was the first Governor of Texas from 1846-1847, and was a U.S. Senator from Texas from 1857-1858. 

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