JOHN R. ASHER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : JOHN R. ASHER
    • Operator : ROEN SALVAGE CO.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 750
  • Location
    • City : STURGEON BAY
    • STATE : WI
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 63
  • Size
    • Register length : 69 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 19.5 Feet
    • Overall Length : 75 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 20 Feet
    • Load draft : 9 Feet
    • Light Draft : 8 Feet
    • Height : 35 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1943
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 249573

ROEN SALVAGE CO.

  • Area of Operation : GREAT LAKE PORTS
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING & MARINE CONSTRUCTION

CHAS. ASHER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LOUIS S.

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SPUDS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

STEPHEN M. ASHER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

TIMMY A.

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

A

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

NO.

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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