MISSISSIPPI MARINE CORP.

  • Engineering District : Vicksburg
  • TSO Series Number : TS-4 Transportation Lines on the Mississippi River System and the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway
  • Principal Commodity List : NONE
  • Area of Operation : MISSISSIPPI RIVER MILE 538.7 ON LAKE FERGUSON
  • Vessels
    • Pushboat : 1
    • Dry Covered Barge : 1
    • Vessels List : CAPT. STOVALL, RF
  • Address
    P. O. BOX 539 GREENVILLE MS 38702-0539
  • Contact
    • Phone : 662-332-5457
P. O. BOX 539 GREENVILLE MS 38702-0539

Managed Vessels

CAPT. STOVALL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RF

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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