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National Shipbuilding, Orange TX

Most recent update: July 25, 2011.


Almost nothing is known about this shipyard.  If anyone can provide any information or add to the table below, please e-mail me at timcolton@aol.com 

Hull # USSB # Name Owner Type GT Delivery Disposition
1   War Mystery U.K. Admiralty Cargo Ship 3,500 Feb-18 Later Taffari 1919, burnt 1919
2   War Marvel U.K. Admiralty Cargo Ship 3,500 Jan-18 Foundered 1919
3 234 Bonham U.S. Shipping Board Cargo Ship 3,500 Oct-18 Foundered 1920
4 235 Boreta U.S. Shipping Board Cargo Ship 3,500 Dec-18 Burnt 1920
5 236 Zavalla U.S. Shipping Board Cargo Ship 3,500 Feb-19 Scrapped 1923
6 237 Cowardin U.S. Shipping Board Cargo Ship 3,500 Apr-19 Scrapped 1923
7 238 Neabasco U.S. Shipping Board Cargo Ship 3,500 Apr-19 Scrapped 1922
8 239 Beechland U.S. Shipping Board Cargo Ship 3,500 Apr-19 Burnt 1919
9 240 Nawitka U.S. Shipping Board Cargo Ship 3,500 May-19 Later Admiral Brommy 1938, bombed and lost 1943
10 241 Itompa U.S. Shipping Board Cargo Ship 3,500 Jun-19 Scrapped 1923
11 242 Alderman U.S. Shipping Board Cargo Ship 3,500 Jul-19 Scrapped 1925
12 243 Natenna U.S. Shipping Board Cargo Ship 3,500 Jul-19 Wrecked 1920
13 244 Horado U.S. Shipping Board Cargo Ship 3,500 Sep-19 Scrapped 1924
14 245 Argenta U.S. Shipping Board Cargo Ship 3,500 Aug-19 To Britain 1922 as prison ship HMS Argenta, scrapped 1925
  2529-2544   U.S. Shipping Board Cargo Ship 3,500   Cancelled
15   J. F. Penrose   Tanker 3,500 1920 Hulked 1928
16   P. J. Riley   Tanker 3,500 1920 Scrapped 1930
17   A. A. Daugherty   Tanker 3,500 1920 Scrapped 1930