Knutson Shipbuilding, Halesite NY

Most recent update: November 22, 2016.


The Thomas Knutson Shipbuilding Corporation was started by Thomas Knutson in 1935 and is now operated by his grandson: visit the company at www.knutsonmarine.com.  The yard is in the south corner of Huntington harbor: see it from the air on Google here.  If anyone can add to the table below, please send your info to timcolton@aol.com 

Hull # O.N. Original Name/Number Original Owner Ship Type Feet Tons Delivery Disposition
 

259780

SC 672 US Navy Sub Chaser 110 136 22-Jun-42 To USCG 1945 as Air Gull (WAVR 427), sold 1959 as Ensign
    SC 673 US Navy Sub Chaser 110 136 8-Jul-42 To the USSR 1945 as BO-316
    SC 678 US Navy Sub Chaser 110 136 9-Nov-42 Disposed of 1948
    SC 679 US Navy Sub Chaser 110 136 19-Dec-42 To Spain 1956 as Candido Perez (W 11)
  260402 SC 680 US Navy Sub Chaser 110 136 1-Jan-43 Sold 1946 as Phillips 7
 

258155

SC 681 US Navy Sub Chaser 110 136 8-Mar-43 Sold 1946 as Phillips 4
    SC 1333 US Navy Sub Chaser 110 136 25-Jun-43 To MARAD 1946
    SC 1334 US Navy Sub Chaser 110 136 16-Jul-43 To MARAD 1946
    SC 1335 US Navy Sub Chaser 110 136 12-Aug-43 To Free French 1944 as CH 52
    SC 1336 US Navy Sub Chaser 110 136 27-Aug-43 To Free French 1944 as CH 51
    SC 1337 US Navy Sub Chaser 110 136 15-Sep-43 To Free French 1944 as CH 71, to Ivory Coast 1961 as Patience, discarded 1972
  256270 SC 1338 US Navy Sub Chaser 110 136 1-Oct-43 Sold 1946 as Sunrise
 

263369

SC 1339 US Navy Sub Chaser 110 136 8-Nov-43 To USCG 1945 as Air Scaup (WAVR 481), sold 1949 as Houston Pilot III
    SC 1340 US Navy Sub Chaser 110 136 4-Dec-43 To USCG 1945 as Air Scoter (WAVR 482), sold 1949 as Elmar, sank 1979
    SC 1498 US Navy Sub Chaser 110 136 15-May-44 To the USSR 1945 as BO-222
    SC 1499 US Navy Sub Chaser 110 136 3-Aug-44 To the USSR 1945 as BO-242
    SC 1500 US Navy Sub Chaser 110 136   Cancelled
    SC 1501 US Navy Sub Chaser 110 136   Cancelled
    Poquim (YT 285) US Navy Tug   260 21-Dec-44 Sunk 1949
    Quinnapin (YT 286) US Navy Tug   260 3-Jan-45 Struck 1960
  253306 Adventure IV   Yacht 35 45 1947  
  284282 Libra   Yacht 7 28 1947 Active
  618235 Mekanik   Fishing Vessel 12 33 1955  
  562479 Qylo   Fishing Vessel 14 33 1955  
  274269 Caper   Yacht 18 37 1957 Active
  644438 Whisper   Yacht 10 35 1957 Active
  506919 Windward   Fishing Vessel 7 31 1957  
  285377 Mist   Yacht 17 35 1959  
  284739 Grey Fox   Yacht 20 43 1960  
  285376 Tupelo Honey   Yacht 8 32 1960 Active
  285941 Oh Joy   Yacht 8 32 1961  
  285380 Skeeter   Yacht 8 32 1961 Active