ROARING BULL V

  • General
    • Vessel Name : ROARING BULL V
    • Operator : MILLERSBURG FERRYBOAT ASSOCIATION
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Other Carriers (Specialized)
    • Vessel Type : Ferry
    • Construction : Wood
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 57
  • Location
    • City : MILLERS- BURG
    • STATE : PA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 4
    • Full Load Capacity : 4 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 50
  • Size
    • Register length : 50.5 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 12 Feet
    • Overall Length : 50.5 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 24 Feet
    • Load draft : 15 Feet
    • Light Draft : 15 Feet
    • Height : 12 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1998
    • Coast Guard Number : CG056950

MILLERSBURG FERRYBOAT ASSOCIATION

  • Area of Operation : SUSQUEHANNA RIVER FROM EAST TO WEST & FROM WEST TO EAST; EASTERN LANDING IS MILLERSBURG BORO, DAUPHIN COUNTY, PA; AND WESTERN LANDING IS CROWS LANDING, BUFFALO TWP. PERRY COUNTY, PA
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS, MOTOR VEHICLES, MOTORCYCLES AND BIKES

FALCON

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Wood

GREY FLAT

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Wood

RED FLAT

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Wood

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Remotely Operated Locks: Progress, But Still Under Study

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US Trade Deficit Reaches Record High

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