SS Charles S. Haight Areas With Asbestos Exposure

High risk of asbestos exposure

  • Engine Rooms Engine Rooms
  • Damage Control RoomDamage Control Room
  • Pump RoomPump Room
  • Propulsion RoomPropulsion Room

Medium risk of asbestos exposure

  • Powder and Shot MagazinePowder and Shot Magazine
  • Ward RoomWard Room

Low risk of asbestos exposure

  • Junior Officers QuartersJunior Officers Quarters
  • Sick BaySick Bay
  • Mess DeckMess Deck
  • ReeferReefer
  • Pilot HousePilot House
  • Admiral's CabinAdmiral's Cabin
  • GalleyGalley

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Stuff You Should Know

SS Charles S. Haight was a Liberty Ship built and used by the United States during World War II. The ship was built at the J.A. Jones Construction’s shipyards in Brunswick, Georgia under a Maritime Commission contract in August 1944. The ship was allocated to Marine Transport Lines, Inc. soon after launch and it was grounded in April 1947 near Rockport, Massachusetts. It was later sold to a private owner for scrapping. 

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