Seattle Shipbuilding, Seattle WA

Most recent update: August 29, 2016.


Seattle Shipbuilding & Drydocking Company, not to be confused with the big yard of a similar name which subsequently became Todd Seattle, was started by Fred Bianco in the 1930s and closed in the 1950s.  The yard was at 2629 NW 54th Street, in Ballard, where Stabbert Shipyard is today: 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 Original Owner Type Tons Feet Built Disposition
  235434 Vashon Arthur Edwards Fishing 131

79

1936 To USN 1940 as Cockatoo (AMc 8), to MARAD 1948
  508030 J S Polhemus   Recreational 101 79 1939 Active
  239262 Marie II   Fishing 26 44 1940 NLD
  BYMS 21   US Navy Minesweeper 278d   31-Jul-42 To Greece 1947 as a contraband chaser
  BYMS 22   US Navy Minesweeper 278d   5-Sep-42 Mined off Frejus and lost 1944 
  BYMS 23   US Navy Minesweeper 278d   27-Oct-42 To Italy 1947 as Mughetto, struck 1966
  BYMS 24   US Navy Minesweeper 278d   6-Nov-42 To Italy 1947 as Narcisco, struck 1966 
  YMS 334   US Navy Minesweeper 278d   1-Mar-43 To Thailand 1947 as Bangkeo, discarded
  YMS 335   US Navy Minesweeper 278d   9-Apr-43 To the Philippines 1948
  YMS 336   US Navy Minesweeper 278d   24-May-43 Struck 1946
  YMS 337   US Navy Minesweeper 278d   9-Jul-43 Struck 1946
  YMS 338   US Navy Minesweeper 278d   12-Aug-43 Struck 1946
  YMS 339   US Navy Minesweeper 278d   25-Sep-43 To China 1948, struck 1963
  YMS 340   US Navy Minesweeper 278d   30-Oct-43 Sold 1947
  YMS 341   US Navy Minesweeper 278d   11-Dec-43 Struck 1946
  BSP 2098 William A. Glassford US Army Cable Repair   155 Mar-44  
  BSP 2099 Basil O. Lenoir US Army Cable Repair   155 Aug-44  
  248555 Evermore   Fishing 129 76 1944 Active
  255043 Becharof   Fishing 129 77 1948 NLD
  MSO 446 Fortify US Navy Minesweeper 780d   16-Jul-54 Scrapped 2002
  MSO 447 Guide US Navy Minesweeper 780d   15-Mar-55 Scrapped 1973
  270119 Nain   Fishing 13 31 1955 Active
  271876 PJ's Dream   Fishing 13 31 1956 NLD