WILLIAM ERIC

  • General
    • Vessel Name : WILLIAM ERIC
    • Operator : JAMES MARINE, INC./PADUCAH RIVER SERVICE
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 670
  • Location
    • City : PADUCAH
    • STATE : KY
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 42
  • Size
    • Register length : 52 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 20 Feet
    • Overall Length : 52 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 20 Feet
    • Load draft : 7.4 Feet
    • Light Draft : 7.4 Feet
    • Height : 28.3 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1968
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 517214

JAMES MARINE, INC./PADUCAH RIVER SERVICE

  • Area of Operation : LAKE AND RIVER HARBORS IN THE VICINITY OF PADUCAH, KY; TENNESSEE, OHIO AND CUMBERLAND RIVERS; KENTUCKY AND BARKLEY LAKES
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING

BUTCH

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ELECTRA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

EMMA KATE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

G. BUNDREN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JEFFERY J.

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LLOYD DUNNING

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS DEANNA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

NICKSON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

TOM ROGERS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

W. C. JAMES

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JM

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

OV

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

PRS

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

R

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

COASTAL

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

JMW

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

MM

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Sided Only)
  • Construction : Steel

WB

  • Type : Other Liquid Cargo Barge Not Elsewhere Included
  • Construction : Steel

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