Favorite

This massive wrecking tug was built in 1919 by the Great Lakes Towing Company of Cleveland, OH as their own Favorite. After a long career, she was donated to La Sault de Sainte Marie Historical Sites in 1972 and towed to Sault Ste. Marie, MI for use as a museum alongside the retired freighter Valley Camp. In 1980 she was towed to De Tour, MI, and cut up for scrap.

  • Type: Single Screw Wrecking Tugboat
  • Year Built: 1919
  • Builder: The Great Lakes Towing Co., Cleveland, OH
  • Hull No.: 47
  • Length: 173′ 00″
  • Breadth: 40′ 00″
  • Depth: 16′ 00″

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