Massachusetts

Photo by Christine Douglas

Photo by Christine Douglas

The Massachusetts was built in 1928 by the Great Lakes Towing Company in Cleveland, OH for their own use. In 1959 she was converted to diesel power. She is currently based in Chicago, IL, and assists ships on the Calumet River and also in the port of Burns Harbor, IN.

  • Type: Single Screw Tugboat
  • Year Built: 1928
  • Builder: The Great Lakes Towing Co., Cleveland, OH
  • Hull No.: 58
  • Engines: 1 EMD 12-567C
  • Horsepower: 1,230 bhp
  • Length: 84′ 04″
  • Breadth: 20′ 00″
  • Depth: 12′ 06″
  • Port of Registry: Wilmington, DE
Scott Best

Scott Best

Christine Douglas

Christine Douglas

Christine Douglas

Christine Douglas

Nathan Leindecker

Nathan Leindecker

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