Iowa

Photo by Isaac Pennock

The Iowa was built by and for the Great Lakes Towing Company of Cleveland, OH in 1915. The steam-powered tug was converted to diesel in 1951. The Iowa has remained a busy member of the fleet, and she is currently based in Ashtabula.

  • Type: Single Screw Tugboat
  • Year Built: 1915
  • Builder: The Great Lakes Towing Co., Cleveland, OH
  • Hull No.: 35
  • Engines: 1 Cleveland 12-278A
  • Horsepower: 1,200 bhp
  • Length: 81′ 00″
  • Breadth: 20′ 00″
  • Depth: 12′ 06″
  • Port of Registry: Wilmington, DE

Nathan Leindecker Collection

Nathan Leindecker Collection

Isaac Pennock

Isaac Pennock

Ken Bailey

Isaac Pennock

Isaac Pennock

Ken Bailey

Isaac Pennock

Ken Bailey

Isaac Pennock

Will Van Dorp

Isaac Pennock

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