KAYE E. BARKER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : KAYE E. BARKER
    • Operator : INTERLAKE STEAMSHIP COMPANY, THE
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Bulk (Other) Carrier
    • Vessel Type : Bulk Carrier
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 7000
  • Location
    • City : CLEVELAND
    • STATE : OH
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 8940
    • Full Load Capacity : 29008 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 749 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 70 Feet
    • Overall Length : 767 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 70 Feet
    • Load draft : 27 Feet
    • Light Draft : 18 Feet
    • Height : 91 Feet
  • Other
    • Rebuilt year : 1981
    • Year : 1981
    • EQUIP1 : SELF-UNLOADER
    • Coast Guard Number : 263980
    • REBLT : *

INTERLAKE STEAMSHIP COMPANY, THE

  • Area of Operation : GREAT LAKES -- DULUTH, MN TO BUFFALO, NY
  • Principal Commodity : ORE, COAL, LIMESTONE AND GRAIN

HERBERT C. JACKSON

  • Type : Bulk Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

HON. JAMES L. OBERSTAR

  • Type : Bulk Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

JAMES R BARKER

  • Type : Bulk Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

JOHN SHERWIN

  • Type : Bulk Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

LEE A. TREGURTHA

  • Type : Bulk Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

MESABI MINER

  • Type : Bulk Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

PAUL R. TREGURTHA

  • Type : Bulk Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

STEWART J. CORT

  • Type : Bulk Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

DOROTHY ANN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PATHFINDER

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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US' Newest Great Lakes Freighter Runs Aground

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