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Fellows & Stewart, Terminal Island CA

Most recent update: November 6, 2014.


The Joe Fellows Boat Shop was established in 1896, by Joe Fellows, an English immigrant who had trained in Seattle and San Francisco, his business manager, Victor Stewart, and the well-known naval architect Joseph Pugh.  The name was later changed to the Joe Fellows Yacht & Launch Co. and was incorporated in 1917 as Fellows & Stewart Inc.  It was sold to Harbor Boatbuilding in 1967.  The yard was at Pier 206 on Terminal Island.  If anyone can add to the table below, please send your info to timcolton@aol.com

Hull # O.N. Original Name Original Owner Type GT Feet Built Disposition
    Aloha William Waterhouse Schooner     1903  
  203510 Music   Passenger 19 51 1906 Later Sea Fisher
  207103 Winsome   Yacht 32 43 1909  
  208355 Siwash   Yacht 19 41 1911  
  278924 Idler   Yacht 12 36 1910  
    Adacio Wrigley Yacht     1912 Sank at its mooring 1998
  234040 Marta-Lee   Fishing 9 38 1915  
    Broadbill   Yacht 34 66 1917 To USN 1917 as SP 823, to USCG 1919 as Swift, retired 1935, wrecked 1966
  217477 Indiana   Passenger 21 56 1918  
    Nora II   Fishing Vessel 24 55 1918 Sank 1938
  279034 Zora   Fishing Vessel 12 36 1921  
    Comet Sidney Ehrman Marine Sedan   36 1922  
    Charade Rudolf Valentino Yacht 8   1926  
    Ida M Willard Van Brunt Sportfisher 16 45 1926 Later Ruth L (owned by Stan Laurel), Nada III, now Ida May
  226610 Blue Moon   Yacht 23 56 1927 To USN 1941 as YP 111, to MARAD 1946, sold, active
    L. A. City No. 3 City of L.A. Fire Boat   40 1928  
  228147 Hispaniola   Fishing Vessel 42 58 1928 Active
  252776 Elmer B   Fishing Vessel 16 40 1928 Later Ogenio
  272358 Thorobred   Fishing Vessel 12 35 1929  
  229784 Content Ezra Fitch Yacht 52 58 1930 Later Taku, Content Again, now Content
  281376 Aida   Yacht 7 37 1930  
  232997 Makan-Angin   Yacht 13 37 1931 Later Muggs
  282591 Ho-Tei   Yacht 14 34 1932  
  266728     Yawl 18 39 1932 Once owned by Errol Flynn, now Cheerio II
    Kanndalee   Yawl 20 47 1933 Later Carnation, now Galley Nipper
    Unnamed Cal. Fish & Game  Patrol Craft   45 1936  
    Unnamed Cal. Fish & Game  Patrol Craft   45 1936  
  270915 Anacapa   Sloop 13 39 1936 Active
    Norconian II   Passenger 13 43 1936 Later Starlite, sank 1961
  257975 Amorita   Sloop 11 41 1937 California 32, deleted 2006
    Cholita   Sloop 11 41 1937 California 32, deleted
  283716 Altamar Donald W. Douglas Sloop 11 41 1937 California 32, deleted 1994
  290336 Tempest   Sloop 11 41 1937 California 32-3, active
  291838 Escapade   Sloop 11 41 1937 California 32, deleted
        Motor Sailer     1936 Later boatel Villita
  236548 Nirvana II   Yacht 22 46 1937 Active
  255493 Estarina   Yacht 75 77 1937  
  280751 Hel-Port II   Yacht 11 37 1937 Active
  237947 L'Apache   Yacht 29 57 1938 Later Diamond Head
    Tantalus   Yacht   44 1938 Last Q-class boat
  280112 Journeycake   Fishing 11 33 1940 Later R. Marie
  286542 Marcie Lee   Fishing 14 38 1940  
  239587 Bay Queen   Fishing 13 37 1940  
  239984 Pegasus   Ketch 28 49 1941 Now Ripple
    SC 1003 US Navy Sub Chaser 136d 110 24-Dec-42 To USCG 1945 as Air Partridge (WAVR 444)
    SC 1004 US Navy Sub Chaser 136d 110 21-Jan-43 To USCG 1945 as Air Peacock (WAVR 445)
    SC 1005 US Navy Sub Chaser 136d 110 24-Feb-43 To MARAD 1946
    SC 1006 US Navy Sub Chaser 136d 110 3-May-43 To MARAD 1946
  na SC 1007 US Navy Sub Chaser 136d 110 3-May-43 To the USSR 1945 as BO-332
    SC 1008 US Navy Sub Chaser 136d 110 15-Jun-43 To MARAD 1948
    SC 1009 US Navy Sub Chaser 136d 110 25-Jun-43 To USCG 1945 as Air Pelican (WAVR 446)
    SC 1010 US Navy Sub Chaser 136d 110 15-Jul-43 To USCG 1945 as Air Penguin (WAVR 447)
  na SC 1011 US Navy Sub Chaser 136d 110 29-Jul-43 To the USSR 1945 as BO-327
  naa SC 1012 US Navy Sub Chaser 136d 110 18-Aug-43 Destroyed by typhoon Louise 9-Oct-45
  na SC 1370 US Navy Sub Chaser 136d 110 6-Sep-43 Disposed of by the Navy 1948
  na SC 1371 US Navy Sub Chaser 136d 110 30-Sep-43 Disposed of by the Navy 1948
    SC 1372 US Navy Sub Chaser 136d 110 1-Nov-43 Sold 1949 as Cairdeas, active
 

259752

SC 1373 US Navy Sub Chaser 136d 110 1-Nov-43 To USCG 1945 as Air Wren (WAVR 480), later Isle of Capri
  na SC 1374 US Navy Sub Chaser 136d 110 15-Nov-43 Disposed of by the Navy 1948
  na SC 1375 US Navy Sub Chaser 136d 110 30-Nov-43 Disposed of by the Navy 1948
 

287968

P 510 US Army Crash Boat  88 80 1943 Later Evelyn B, now Dream Maker
 

250760

P 511 US Army Crash Boat   85 1943 Later Blue Water
 

281772

P 512 US Army Crash Boat   85 1943 Later Inland Seas, Vista
    P 513 US Army Crash Boat   85 1943  
    P 514 US Army Crash Boat   85 1943  
 

256472

P 515 US Army Crash Boat   85 1943 Later Red Rooster
 

278349

P 516 US Army Crash Boat   85 1943 Later Oahu Queen, Pacific Queen
 

254642

P 517 US Army Crash Boat   85 1943 Later Flamba
  256472     Passenger  100 82 1943 Later Ranger 85
  275242 C-20084 US Navy Crash Boat 57 61 1943 Later Allimac IV, Sitka Spruce
  na C-26677 US Navy Crash Boat 23d 63 1944 To RAN as Air Guide
  na C-26678 US Navy Crash Boat 23d 63 1944 To RAN as Air Speed
  273735 C-26679 US Navy Crash Boat 23d 63 1944 Later The Jamestown, Nikko
    C-26680 US Navy Crash Boat 23d 63 1944  
    C-26681 US Navy Crash Boat 23d 63 1944  
    C-26682 US Navy Crash Boat 23d 63 1944  
  na C-26683 US Navy Crash Boat 23d 63 1944 To RAN as Air View
  511517 C-26684 US Navy Crash Boat 23d 63 1944 Later Sonar Queen
  650711 C-26685 US Navy Crash Boat 23d 63 1944 Later Music Man II, Foolish Pleasure, Manta
  na C-26686 US Navy Crash Boat 23d 63 1944 To RAN as Air Trail
  na C-26687 US Navy Crash Boat 23d 63 1944 To RAN as Air Mist
  na C-26688 US Navy Crash Boat 23d 63 1944 To RAN as Air Chief
  na C-26689 US Navy Crash Boat 23d 63 1944 To RAN as Air Master
  na C-26690 US Navy Crash Boat 23d 63 1944 To RAN as Air Save, later Coolabah
  na C-26691 US Navy Crash Boat 23d 63 1944 To RAN as Air Mercy
  256740 CG-63030 US Coast Guard Crash Boat 23d 63 1944 Later Marlin
  257437 C- US Navy Crash Boat 23d 63 1944 Later Scallywag, Tortuga, Torqua
  283482 C-36295 US Navy Crash Boat 23d 63 1944 Later Tiburon
  246153 Pioneer   Fishing 183 86 1944  
  246533 City of Naples II   Fishing 110 73 1944 Later Santa Teresa
 

na

J 2246-2262 US Army Crash Boats   40 1945 17 boats
  248454 Sea Scout   Yacht 158 81 1945  
  268289 Gaviota   Yacht 12 34 1945 Later Geronimo
  566623 Chiron   Yacht 15 44 1946 Now Bolero
  250582 Santa Lucia II   Yacht 119 75 1946 Later Southern Explorer
  281149 Serena   Yacht 10 39 1946  
  281333 Cuidado   Yacht 9 38 1946  
  284161 Atarax   Yacht 18 38 1946  
  280747 Sea Pup III   Yacht 18 38 1946  
  281054 Fleetfoot   Yacht 18 38 1947  
  280914 Tailwind   Yacht 18 38 1947  
  281654 Frolic   Yacht 9 38 1947  
  254898 Pierpoint   Yacht 12 58 1947  
  252386 Sportsman I   Yacht 43 59 1947 Later Shooting Star
  255112 Cape Cleare   Yacht 109 73 1948  
  257274 Danbill   Fishing 23 42 1949 Now Estelene
  260419 Islander   Passenger 43 62 1950  
  289009 Sea Lark   Yacht 9 38 1951  
  264502 Beagle II   Yacht 61 55 1952 Now Katherine Jane
  264653 Kopco Star   Fishing 60 52 1952  
  265818 St. Aniello II   Fishing 45 52 1953 Later Frankie Boy
14 654649 ST 2100 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954 Later Barbara Jo, Island Ranger
    ST 2101 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954  
    ST 2102 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954  
    ST 2103 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954  
  1147765 ST 2104 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954 Named Monmouth, later Jamestown
    ST 2105 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954  
    ST 2106 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954  
    ST 2107 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954  
    ST 2108 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954  
    ST 2109 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954  
    ST 2110 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954  
    ST 2111 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954  
  629866 ST 2112 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954 Later Erica S, Rachele Brusco, Tucker Brusco
  288176 ST 2131 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954 Later Eva F, Spar, Phantom, Rocona II
    ST 2132 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954  
  647469 ST 2133 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954 Later New Era
    ST 2134 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954  
    ST 2135 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954  
  288175 ST 2136 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954 Later R. V. Day, Skagit, San Clemente
  270152 ST 2178 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954 Later Joe Libby
  271717 ST 2179 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954 Later M T L
    ST 2180 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954  
    ST 2181 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954  
  274644 ST 2182 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954 Later Yakima
    ST 2183 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954  
    ST 2184 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954  
  274643 ST 2185 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954 Later Wapato
    ST 2186 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954  
    ST 2187 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954  
    ST 2188 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954  
    ST 2189 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954  
    ST 2190 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954  
    ST 2191 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954  
    ST 2192 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954  
    ST 2193 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954  
    ST 2194 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954  
    ST 2195 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954  
    ST 2196 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954  
    ST 2197 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954  
  614642 ST 2198 US Army Tug 850d 71 1954 Sold as Colbar, later Sigrid H, now Betty
    Fire Boat No. 1 City of Long Beach Fire Boat   40 1954  
    Fire Boat No. 2 City of Long Beach Fire Boat   40 1954  
  935468 Sea Horse   Tug 47 56 1954 Active
  935469 Metola A   Tug 47 56 1954 Active
  266503 Jadon US Coast Guard Passenger 18 37 1957 Later Irene R
  276678 Carl R   Fishing 57 50 1958  
  276679 Dora R   Fishing 57 50 1958  
  280861 Lady Fair Donald W. Douglas Cruiser 72 63 1960 Active (New Zealand)
  284411 Western Ace Jr.   Fishing 9 27 1961  
  500799 Momi   Tug 163 65 1965 Later Joe Sevier, now Sailele