GEORGE KING

  • General
    • Vessel Name : GEORGE KING
    • Operator : MARQUETTE TRANSPORTATION COMPANY RIVER LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 6140
  • Location
    • City : CHESTER- FIELD
    • STATE : MO
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 395
    • Full Load Capacity : 580 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 138 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 44 Feet
    • Overall Length : 138 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 44 Feet
    • Load draft : 9 Feet
    • Light Draft : 8 Feet
    • Height : 43 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1977
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 576107

MARQUETTE TRANSPORTATION COMPANY RIVER LLC

  • Area of Operation : MISSISSIPPI RIVER AND TRIBUTARIES
  • Principal Commodity : GRAIN, COAL, SALT, FERTILIZER AND ROCK

A STEVE CROWLEY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ALIX ANNE ECKSTEIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

AMY W. BRAMLITT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BERNARD G

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BLAKE DENTON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BOOTSIE B.

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BRUCE L. HAHN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAROLINE N.

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHARLIE G

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHRISTOPHER MYSKOWSKI

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CINDY L. ERICKSON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CITY OF CASSVILLE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DARIN ADRIAN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DAVID L. FIELDS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

GOLDEN EAGLE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

J. ANDREW ECKSTEIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JACOB MICHAEL ECKSTEIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JEFFREY G

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JERRY JARRETT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOHN PAUL ECKSTEIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOHNATHAN T. ERICKSON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOSEPH P. ECKSTEIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JUSTIN P. ECKSTEIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

KAY A. ECKSTEIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

KELLY RAE ECKSTEIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LOREE ECKSTEIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARQUETTE HILLTOPPER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARQUETTE WARRIOR

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARY KAY ECKSTEIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS DORIS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MYRA ECKSTEIN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PERE MARQUETTE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RANDY ECKSTEIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RAY A. ECKSTEIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RAYMOND GRANT E

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RONALD E. WAGENBLAST

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SHERRYL B. REEVES

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

STEPHEN L. COLBY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

THERESA L WOOD

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

THOMAS E. ERICKSON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

TITLETOWN U. S. A.

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

WISCONSIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MTC

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SG

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SM

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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Update: More than 200 Feared Dead in Ferry Sinking

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Italy Uncovers Massive Load of Hash in Ship's Fuel Tanks

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Hospital Ship Sinking Remembered 100 Years On

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