Diesel Shipbuilding Co., Jacksonville FL

Most recent update: May 5, 2014.


Diesel Shipbuilding was owned by the Coppedge family for three generations but closed in 1980.  It was located on the south side of Atlantic Boulevard, at its bridge over the Intracoastal Waterway: there are a mall and a marina there today.  See the site from the air on Google here.  If anyone can add to the table below, please e-mail me at timcolton@aol.com.

Hull # O.N. Original Name Original Owner Ship Type GT Built Disposition
  266538 St. Lucie Tug 22 1953 NLD
47 267594 Dauntless Newport News SB Tug 31 1954 Active
  269634 Nancy H Tug 18 1954 NLD
  270540 Charlotte Mobro Marine Tug 29 1955 NLD
72 273414 Pecalin Atlantic Marine Const Tug 18 1957 NLD
  273879 Janice Tucker Roy Marine Tug 35 1957 Active
  275040 Joseph A Tug 55 1957 NLD
  276507 Catherine M. Brown Thomas J. Brown Tug 37 1958 Later Bear, now Elizabeth Anna
90 557684 VB-10 Vane Brothers Tank Barge 653 1958 Now CMC 642
  276998 Jeremy Fisher California Dredging Tug 58 1958 Now Barbara Lind
  277412 Swift Tug 58 1958 Active
  277590 Contest Tug 14 1958 Later Shattetug, NLD
  278099 Norfolk Norfolk Dredging Tug 33 1958 Active
  278485 Fairfax Tug 14 1959 NLD
  289631 John H. Glenn, Jr. New York City FD Fire Boat 81 1962 Active
  290887 Bayou Brute HBG Flatiron Tug 20 1963 Active
 122 290980 Lauren M Gilmore Marine Tug 18 1963 Later Eileen G, now First Light
  500868 Mako P. & L. Towing Tug 59 1966 Now Heidi
  292616 Hoboken Tug 18 1966 Active
149 506608 Nightstalker Phu Van Nguyen Tug 93 1966 Now Seven Kids
  509430 Ponte Delgado Kevin D Fisheries Tug 96 1967 Now Kelly Marie
  Anne Marie Tug 20 1969
  520058 Howard W Tug 20 1969 Active (Jamaica)
169 521822 Mobro II Mobro Marine Tug 25 1969 Active
  523335 Margery Jane Tug 20 1969 NLD
  523960 Capt. Mike J. Willis Smith Tug 20 1969 Active
  523961 Radrala II River Associates Tug 20 1969 Now Karen C
  Cayland   Fishing Vessel 106 1969
  Guysea Darling I   Fishing Vessel 103 1969
  524342 Mercurio I Dover Foods Fishing Vessel 142 1970 Active
189 543326 Gypsy Rose J & J Trawlers Fishing Vessel 96 1972 NLD
192 USSR Cossaca IPECEA Fishing Vessel 142 1973
193 USSR Rasputin IPECEA Fishing Vessel 142 1973
194 553748 Columbus Express Peralta Iguaran LT Fishing Vessel 142 1973 NLD
195 Colombia 0277 Park Vikingos de Colombia Fishing Vessel 142 1973
  556572 Gloria Michelle NOAA Research Vsl 96 1974 Active
  554963 Hot Dog Tu Tran Fishing Vessel 96 1974 Later Capt Tommy, NLD
  582110 Rick H Tug 20 1979 Active
590730 Miss Careilou Sharon & Ali-Michelle Fishing Vessel 96 1978 Later Capt Adam Mikeal, NLD
  604520 Garden State Tug 25 1979 NLD
208 608020 Miss Toby Cape Cod Packing Fishing Vessel 154 1979 Now Mariette
211 598591 Ruth - Anne Donald A. Knowlton Fishing Vessel 97 1978 NLD
216 613985 Daniel Joncaire NY State Power Auth. Tug 25 1979 Active
  616709 Calypso II   Fishing Vessel 102 1980 NLD