CAPE HENLOPEN

  • General
    • Vessel Name : CAPE HENLOPEN
    • Operator : CROSS SOUND FERRY SERVICE, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 332
    • Vessel Type : Ferry
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 2880
  • Location
    • City : NEW LONDON
    • STATE : CT
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 799
    • Passenger Capacity : 900
  • Size
    • Register length : 307.6 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 45 Feet
    • Overall Length : 307.6 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 52 Feet
    • Load draft : 9.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 3 Feet
    • Height : 70 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1944
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 281371

CROSS SOUND FERRY SERVICE, INC.

  • Area of Operation : NEW LONDON, CT TO ORIENT POINT, LONG ISLAND, EASTERN LONG ISLAND SOUND AND FISHER'S ISLAND SOUND, GARDINER
  • Principal Commodity : VEHICLES AND PASSENGERS

CARIBBEAN FERRY

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

JOHN H.

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

MARY ELLEN

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

NEW LONDON

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

NORTH STAR

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

SEAJET I

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

SUSAN ANNE

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

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