American Electric Welding, Baltimore MD and Savannah GA

Most recent update: June 19, 2014.


I can find no information about the American Electric Welding Company.  Its Baltimore yard was in Fells Point, at the foot of Caroline Street.  If anyone can tell me more about this company, the location of its Savannah yard, or add to the table below, please send your info to timcolton@aol.com

Hull # O.N. Original Name Original Owner Ship Type Type # GT Feet Delivery Disposition
  627858 Tiny II   Tug     9 36 1940  
  283018 Gladys Bull Line Tug     10 36 1940 Later Emily Ann
    Fanny   Tug     10 36 1940  
    Consort   Tug     19 46 1941  
    Vane Bros. Vane Bros.  Tanker       39 1941  
      US Navy Open Lighter YC 771 170 110 1942  
      US Navy Open Lighter YC 772  170 110 1942  
      US Navy Open Lighter YC 773  170 110 1942  
      US Navy Open Lighter YC 774 170 110 1942  
      US Navy Open Lighter YC 775  170 110 1942  
      US Navy Open Lighter YC 776  170 110 1942  
    Franklin R   Barge         1942 To USN 1942 as YW 96
    Linda G   Tug     19 46 1943 Active
  514032 L. D. Pickering Maryland SB & DD Tug     19 46 1943  
  514033 Mardockco Maryland SB & DD Tug     19 46 1943  
      US Navy Covered Lighter YFN 792 170 110 1943  
      US Navy Covered Lighter YFN 793 170 110 1943  
      US Navy Covered Lighter YFN 794 170 110 1943  
      US Navy Covered Lighter YFN 795 170 110 1943  
      US Navy Covered Lighter YFN 796 170 110 1943  
      US Navy Fuel Oil Barge YON 98 220 110 1944 Active
      US Navy Fuel Oil Barge YON 99 220 110 1944  
      US Navy Fuel Oil Barge YON 100 220 110 1944 Sold 1997
  1109483   US Navy Fuel Oil Barge YON 101 220 110 1944 Sold 1999, now Tyler J
  1208830   US Navy Fuel Oil Barge YON 102 220 110 1944 Sold 2005 as Alaska Villager, active
      US Navy Gasoline Barge YOGN 26 220 165 1944 Later YOS 38
      US Navy Open Lighter YC 1064 138 110 1945  
      US Navy Open Lighter YC 1065 138 110 1945  
      US Navy Open Lighter YC 1066 138 110 1945  
      US Navy Open Lighter YC 1067 138 110 1945  
      US Navy Open Lighter YC 1068 138 110 1945  
      US Navy Open Lighter YC 1069 138 110 1945  
      US Navy Open Lighter YC 1070 138 110 1945  
      US Navy Open Lighter YC 1071 138 110 1945  
      US Navy Open Lighter YC 1072       Cancelled
  1058849   US Navy Open Lighter YC ? 138 110 1945 Now IDC 110
  248308 CL No. 1   Tug     34 53 1945 Later Ariel, now Mighty Jimmy
  259916 George R   Tug     48 72 1945 Later Lady M, now Robert Lee.
  Appollonia Carl F. Bock Schooner       52 1946  
  255674 Catherine Baltimore Towing Tug     23 42 1948  
  256864 Rosalie Melka Marine Tug     11 36 1948 Active
  259083 Cape Fear Norfolk Dredging Tug     10 36 1949 Active
  261174 Pusher   Tug     10 34 1950 Later Gator, Madeline
    Geno Orion Const. Tug     19 42 1950  
      US Army Tug ST 2043 29 45 1953  
      US Army Tug ST 2044 29 45 1953 Built in Savannah, sold to Malta as ??, now Filfla
      US Army Tug ST 2045 29 45 1953  
      US Army Tug ST 2046 29 45 1953 Built in Savannah, sold to Malta, now Fortuna?
      US Army Tug ST 2047 29 45 1953  
      US Army Tug ST 2048 29 45 1953  
      US Army Tug ST 2049 29 45 1953  
  1057948   US Army Tug ST 2050 29 45 1953 Sold as 8th Sea, active
  1060493   US Army Tug ST 2051 29 45 1953 Built in Savannah, sold as Fort Brooke, now Laura
      US Army Tug ST 2052 29 45 1953  
      US Army Tug ST 2053 29 45 1953  
      US Army Tug ST 2054 29 45 1953  
      US Army Tug ST 2055 29 45 1953  
      US Army Tug ST 2056 29 45 1953  
      US Army Tug ST 2057 29 45 1953  
      US Army Tug ST 2058 29 45 1953  
      US Army Tug ST 2059 29 45 1953  
      US Army Tug ST 2060 29 45 1953  
      US Army Tug ST 2061 29 45 1953  
  643077   US Army Tug ST 2062 29 45 1953 Sold as Robbins Reef, active
  951137   US Army Tug ST 2063 29 45 1953 Sold as Robbie R, active
      US Army Tug ST 2064 29 45 1953  
    Tommy Ray   Tug ST ?   29 45 1953 Now Kenny G
  646890 Grant A. Garrett Garrett Const. Tug     22 41 1953 Built in Savannah
  540173 Neches T. L. James & Co. Tug     20 41 1953 Built in Savannah