USCGC SUNDEW (WLB 404) - Duluth, Minnesota, U.S.A.       Call sign - NODW     IMO number -
Owner - United States Coast Guard

Location - Secured alongside a dock in Toledo, Ohio, U.S.A.     Photograph Date - 21 August 1996
Photographer - Jim Hoffman     Added to archive - 14 Feb 2002     Last updated - 24 Apr 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - 1942
  Keel laid -
  Launched -
  Delivered - 1944

  Newbuild cost -

  (a) USCG Sundew - U.S.A.

  As of April 2003 Sundew was still in service
  Due to decommission in 2003

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - "Balsam" class bouy tender
  Displacement tonnage - 757 (standard)
  Displacement tonnage - 1,034 (full load)
  L.O.A. - 54.91 meters (180'0")
  L.B.P. -
  Width overall - 11.29 meters (37'0")
  Width moulded -
  Draught - 3.97 meters (13'0")
  Depth -
  Bouy hanlding derrick - 1 (20 tonne)
  Compliment - 53 (6 officers)

CONSTRUCTION

  Yard name - Marine Iron & Shipbuilding Company
  Country - Duluth, Minnesota, U.S.A.
  Hull number -
  Engine builder - Cooper & Bessemer diesels
  Number of engines - 2
  Engine type - General Motors GM-18 diesels
  Horsepower - 1,200 bhp
  Speed - 13 knots
  Bow thuster - 1 bow thruster
  Pennant # - WLB 404

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION - This section is open for all viewers to contribute any information about this ship that is known such as former owners, managers, charterers, accidents, conversions, drydockings, cargoes, voyages, sightings or ports of call etc..


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Information sources - Janes Warships, Know Your Ships
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