EDWARD S. HOUGH


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Year Built
1944
Official Number
245471
Ship Yard
Permanente Metals Corporation
General Type
Dry Cargo
Specific Type
Break Bulk
MARAD Type
EC2-S-C1
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Mast Height
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Net Tons
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Gross Tons
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Cargo Capacity
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Draft, Summer
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Draft, Lightweight
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Displacement, Summer
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Displacement, Lightweight
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Immersion, Summer
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Immersion, Lightweight
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Fate
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Historical Narrative



This Liberty ship was named for Edward S. Hough (1863-1924). Edward S. Hough was an engineer. Hough designed wooden steamships during World War I and was the first to use geared turbines in steamers built on the West Coast. 

MARAD has no written history for the Liberty ship Edward S. Hough at this time.

Mission

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Historical Documents

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Milestones


Event: Entry
Date: 9/13/1948

Event: Acquisition
Date: 9/13/1948

GRAIN PROGRAM 1953
Event: Disposition
Date: 6/19/1969

Event: Withdrawl
Date: 6/19/1969


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Shipwreck Information


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