ISLANDER II

  • General
    • Vessel Name : ISLANDER II
    • Operator : GREENWICH, CONN., TOWN OF
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Other Carriers (Specialized)
    • Vessel Type : Ferry
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 165
  • Location
    • City : GREENWICH
    • STATE : CT
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 10
    • Passenger Capacity : 48
  • Size
    • Register length : 50.5 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 15.3 Feet
    • Overall Length : 50.5 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 15.3 Feet
    • Load draft : 6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 3.6 Feet
    • Height : 12.6 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1948
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 256175

GREENWICH, CONN., TOWN OF

  • Area of Operation : GREENWICH HARBOR - LONG ISLAND SOUND EATON'S NECK, NY TO PECK LEDGE, CT NOT MORE THAN ONE MILE FROM SHORE
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS

INDIAN HARBOR

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

ISLAND BEACH

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

ROCKY NECK III

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

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