DEER PLAIN

  • General
    • Vessel Name : DEER PLAIN
    • Operator : ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION DISTRICT 8 BRUSSELS FERRY
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 200
  • Location
    • City : ST. LOUIS
    • STATE : MO
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 15
  • Size
    • Register length : 50 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 12 Feet
    • Overall Length : 50 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 12 Feet
    • Load draft : 4 Feet
    • Light Draft : 4 Feet
    • Height : 20 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1987
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 914368

ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION DISTRICT 8 BRUSSELS FERRY

  • Area of Operation : CROSSES THE ILLINOIS RIVER BETWEEN ILLINOIS RTE. 100 IN JERSEY CO. ILLINOIS AND COUNTY ROAD #1 IN CALHOUN CO. ILLINOIS
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS AND VEHICLE CARRIER

BELLE OF CALHOUN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CRAGLE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LIBERTY BELLE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

FERRY BARGE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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