Vermont

Photo by Nathan Leindecker

Photo by Nathan Leindecker

The steam tug Vermont was built in 1914 by the Great Lakes Towing Company of Cleveland, OH for their own use. In 1949 she was converted to diesel power. The Vermont is currently based in Buffalo, NY, where she works with her fleetmate Washington assisting ships on the Buffalo River.

  • Type: Single Screw Tugboat
  • Year Built: 1914
  • Builder: The Great Lakes Towing Co., Cleveland, OH
  • Hull No.: 28
  • Engines: 1 Cleveland 12-278A
  • Horsepower: 1,250 bhp
  • Length: 81′ 00″
  • Breadth: 20′ 00″
  • Depth: 12′ 06″
  • Port of Registry: Wilmington, DE
Nathan Leindecker

Nathan Leindecker

Nathan Leindecker

Nathan Leindecker

Nathan Leindecker

Nathan Leindecker

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