SS Harriet Tubman Areas With Asbestos Exposure

The SS Harriet Tubman was a Liberty Ship built in the United States to be used during World War II. The ship was named after Harriet Tubman, an American abolitionist, political activist and spy during the American Civil War. The ship was built by the South Portland Shipbuilding Corporation in April 1944. The ship survived the war and it was scrapped in 1972.

High risk of asbestos exposure

  • Engine Rooms
  • Damage Control Room
  • Pump Room
  • Propulsion Room

Medium risk of asbestos exposure

  • Powder and Shot Magazine
  • Ward Room

Low risk of asbestos exposure

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