SANDY DRAKE

  • General
    • Vessel Name : SANDY DRAKE
    • Operator : CROUNSE CORPORATION
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1800
  • Location
    • City : MAYSVILLE
    • STATE : KY
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 161
  • Size
    • Register length : 102 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 26 Feet
    • Overall Length : 102 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 26 Feet
    • Load draft : 8 Feet
    • Light Draft : 7.5 Feet
    • Height : 34 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1976
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 574855

CROUNSE CORPORATION

  • Area of Operation : MISSISSIPPI, OHIO, TENNESSEE, CUMBERLAND, GREEN, KANAWHA, MONONGAHELA, LICKING AND BLACK WARRIOR RIVERS AND TENN-TOM WATERWAY
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING, BULK FREIGHT AND COAL

C

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

JACKIE ENGLERT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JAMES M. COOMER, III

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JANIS R. BREWER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JEAN AKIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JINCY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LESLIE M NEAL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LINDA LITTLE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LINDA REED

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARY ALICE BAKER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARY ARTIE BRANNON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

NADINE BAKER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

NANCY STURGIS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

PATSY COLEMAN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

PAULA RUBLE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SUE CHAPPELL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

YVONNE CONWAY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ZELDA HUMPHREY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ALICE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BARBARA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BETTY FEAGIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BUCK BELLOWS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHRIS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CITY OF MAYSVILLE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DEBI SHARP

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DIANE SIEGEL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DONNA YORK

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DOUG TURNER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

EDITH TRIPP

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ELEANOR

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ENID DIBERT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

EVA KELLEY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

GINGER MOLLER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

HAZEL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CC

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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