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Year Built
1961
Official Number
286965
Ship Yard
National Steel and Shipbuilding
General Type
Dry Cargo
Specific Type
Break Bulk
MARAD Type
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Ship Length
493.0 feet
Beam
73.00 feet
Mast Height
--
Net Tons
7520 tons
Gross Tons
11140 tons
Cargo Capacity
--
Draft, Summer
30.50 tons
Draft, Lightweight
12.1 tons
Displacement, Summer
19473 tons
Displacement, Lightweight
7494 tons
Immersion, Summer
63.0 tons
Immersion, Lightweight
52.0 tons
Fate
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Historical Narrative



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

No Mission for this vessel

Historical Documents
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Milestones


Event: Acquisition
Date: 6/13/1977

Event: Ship Name Change
Date: 5/30/1984

Ship EXPORT BAY changes name to BAY
Event: Acquisition
Date: 5/30/1984

"ex EXPORT BAY,ex AK 2032"
Event: Downgrade
Date: 12/31/1993

Downgraded from RRF status at the end of 1993
Event: Cleared Historic Review
Date: 4/30/2009

Vessel cleared NHPA processing.
Event: Bay
Date: 11/24/2011

Vessel dismantlement complete under contract with Bay Bridges Ent. in Chesapeake, VA.

Ship Imagery


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Status Cards


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Documents


Date Type Name Expand Download
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Plans


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Shipwreck Information


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