Built in 1960, by Jakobson Shipyard Incorporated of Oyster Bay, New York (hull #398) as the P.W. Wilkinson for the City of Baltimore, Maryland.
Named for P.W. Wilkinson, who was an executive secretary of the Baltimore City Fire Department.
In 1994, the vessel was acquired by the Vane Brothers Company of Baltimore, Maryland. Where she retained her name. And, was refurbished as an oil spill response vessel, with fire fighting capabilities.
She was later acquired by the White Oak Machinery Leasing Company of West Port, Massachusetts. Where she retained her name.
In 2002, the vessel was acquired by an individual named James Ormonde Staveley O'Carroll of St. Augustine, Florida. Where she was renamed as the Caitlin.
In 2010, she went out of documentation. Her current, and or final disposition is unknown.