S.S. Pipe Spring
SS Pipe Spring:
The name of the boat was T2-SE-A1. T2-SE-A1 was built in Aug. 1944 by the Kaiser Company, Swan Island Yard, Portland, Oregon, as "Pipe Spring" # 1935, for U.M.S.C. ID number of the ship was 2246160. The launch date of the ship was 07/06/1944 and date of completion was 08/1944. T2-SE-A1 was a tanker ship. The tanker was 159.6 feet in lenght and could safely carry up to 16,613 tons. The ship was dismantled at Hong Kong in 1963.
Did You Know?
The fort at Pipe Spring National Monument was built over a spring, similar to castles in Europe and the Middle East.