Monticello Victory (rag Carrier)
Soon afterward the American Rag carrier Monticello Victory, 736 x 102 feet and with a deadweight capacity of 49,300 tons, loaded wheat for Bangladesh at Pier 1, Astoria, becoming the largest vessel yet to call at that port. Gordon Newell, Maritime Events of 1972, H. W. McCurdy Marine History of the Pacific Northwest 1966 to 1975., p.111.
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