Photo by Will Van Dorp

Photo by Will Van Dorp

The tug Washington was built by and for the Great Lakes Towing Company of Cleveland, OH in 1925. In 1951 she was converted from steam to diesel-electric power. Washington is currently stationed in Green Bay, Wisconsin.

  • Type: Single Screw Tugboat
  • Year Built: 1925
  • Builder: The Great Lakes Towing Co., Cleveland, OH
  • Hull No.: 52
  • Engines: 1 Cleveland 12-278
  • Horsepower: 1,200 bhp
  • Length: 81′ 00″
  • Breadth: 20′ 00″
  • Depth: 12′ 06″
  • Port of Registry: Wilmington, DE
Will Van Dorp

Will Van Dorp

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