Edward H.

This large tug was built in 1970 by Peterson Builders of Sturgeon Bay, WI as the USS Agawam [YTB-809] for the U.S. Navy. The tug served the Navy until 2002, when it was sold to Maineport Towboat Inc. of Belfast, ME and renamed Fort Point. Fournier Towing of Belfast, ME acquired the tug in 2005, where it retained its name. In 2017, the Fort Point was purchased by Heritage Marine of Two Harbors, MN and renamed Edward H.

  • Type: Single Screw Tugboat
  • Year Built: 1970
  • Builder: Peterson Builders Inc., Sturgeon Bay, WI
  • Engines: 1 F-M 38D8-1/8
  • Horsepower: 2,000 bhp
  • Length: 109′ 00″
  • Breadth: 29′ 00″
  • Depth: 16′ 03″
  • Port of Registry: Knife River, MN