Erie

This tug was built in 1951 by the American Boiler Works in Erie, Pennsylvania as the Erie for the State of New York for service on the New York State Barge Canal. The tug remains active on the canals as a member of the New York State Canal Corp. fleet, handling barges and performing other various tasks.

  • Type: Single Screw Tugboat
  • Year Built: 1951
  • Builder: American Boiler Works, Erie, PA
  • Length: 50′ 00″
  • Breadth: 15′ 01″
  • Depth: 7′ 05″
  • Port of Registry: Utica, NY