MONITOR II

  • General
    • Vessel Name : MONITOR II
    • Operator : SAYVILLE FERRY SERVICE, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Other Carriers (Specialized)
    • Vessel Type : Ferry
    • Construction : Wood
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 636
  • Location
    • City : SAYVILLE
    • STATE : NY
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 26
    • Full Load Capacity : 2 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 105
  • Size
    • Register length : 49 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 14 Feet
    • Overall Length : 51.4 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 14.7 Feet
    • Load draft : 4 Feet
    • Light Draft : 3.5 Feet
    • Height : 15 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1963
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 290505

SAYVILLE FERRY SERVICE, INC.

  • Area of Operation : SAYVILLE TO FIRE ISLAND PINES, WATER ISLAND AND ACROSS GREAT SOUTH BAY, NY; SAYVILLE TO CHERRY GROVE AND SUNKEN FOREST, NY
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS

CROSS BAY CLIPPER

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

FIRE ISLAND CLIPPER

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

FIRE ISLAND DUCHESS

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Wood

FIRE ISLAND EMPRESS

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

FIRE ISLAND MAID

  • Type : Combination Passenger and Cargo
  • Construction : Steel

MERRIMAC II

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Wood

SOUTH BAY CLIPPER

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

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