BATTLE, JAMES (1900, Tug (Towboat))


Year of Build:
1900
Official Number:
77444
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Wyandotte, MI
Vessel Type:
Tug (Towboat)
Note: Reinforced bow for working in ice; fire tug.
Hull Materials:
Steel
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
Detroit Ship Building Co.
Original Owner:
City of Detroit
Power
Power:
Mechanical
Propulsion:
Screw
Engine Type:
High Pressure (including HPNC)
# Cylinders:
2
# Boilers:
2
# Propellers:
1
Propulsion Notes:
18", 18" x 24" engine, Detroit Ship Building Co; 150rpm; 11' 3" x 9' 1" scotch boilers; 170# steam, Detroit Ship Building Co.
Dimensions
Length:
116'
Beam:
25'
Depth:
13'
Tonnage (gross):
198
Tonnage (net):
123
History

1930 Owned Detroit Fire Commission.

1941 Sincennes-McNaughton Co., Montreal, QUE; diesel engine; C174801; rebuilt for towing & salvage.

1960 McAllister Towing Co., Sorel, QUE.

1973 In service Montreal.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
American Bureau of Shipping
Edward J. Dowling Collection, University of Detroit - Mercy
William MacDonald Collection, Dossin Great Lakes Museum, Detroit
Contact
Alpena County George N. Fletcher Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

211 N. First Ave.
Alpena, Michigan 49707
USA
(989)356-6188

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BATTLE, JAMES (1900, Tug (Towboat))