This tug was built in 1914 by the Great Lakes Towing Company of Cleveland, OH as their own Virginia. In 1921, the Towing Company repowered the young tug with a new steam engine. In 1951 she was converted to diesel-electric power.
Virginia is based in Chicago, where she serves as a backup tug.
- Type: Single Screw Tugboat
- Year Built: 1914
- Builder: The Great Lakes Towing Co., Cleveland, OH
- Hull No.: 30
- Engines: 1 Cleveland 12-278A
- Horsepower: 1,200 bhp
- Length: 81′ 00″
- Breadth: 20′ 00″
- Depth: 12′ 06″
- Port of Registry: Wilmington, DE