CAROL JEAN

  • General
    • Vessel Name : CAROL JEAN
    • Operator : INTERSTATE NAVIGATION CO.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Other Carriers (Specialized)
    • Vessel Type : Ferry
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 3600
  • Location
    • City : PT. JUDITH
    • STATE : RI
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 88
    • Full Load Capacity : 200 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 1300
  • Size
    • Register length : 167.4 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 39.6 Feet
    • Overall Length : 187 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 39.6 Feet
    • Load draft : 10 Feet
    • Light Draft : 9.5 Feet
    • Height : 60 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1984
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 670131

INTERSTATE NAVIGATION CO.

  • Area of Operation : POINT JUDITH TO BLOCK ISLAND, RI; NEWPORT AND BLOCK ISLAND
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS, VEHICLES AND FREIGHT

ANNA C

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

ATHENA

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

BLOCK ISLAND

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

MANITOU

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

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