MARQUETTE

  • General
    • Vessel Name : MARQUETTE
    • Operator : DAVIS PARK FERRY CO., INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Other Carriers (Specialized)
    • Vessel Type : Ferry
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1400
  • Location
    • City : PATCHOGUE
    • STATE : NY
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 37
    • Full Load Capacity : 64 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 150
  • Size
    • Register length : 62.3 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 22 Feet
    • Overall Length : 64 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 22 Feet
    • Load draft : 7.1 Feet
    • Light Draft : 4.5 Feet
    • Height : 20 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1979
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 603392

DAVIS PARK FERRY CO., INC.

  • Area of Operation : PATCHOGUE, DAVIS PARK AND WATCH HILL
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS

KIKI

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

MESHOMAC

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

NICOLET

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

PATHFINDER II

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

QUAIAPEN

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

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