WILLIE FRANKLIN

  • General
    • Vessel Name : WILLIE FRANKLIN
    • Operator : MISSISSIPPI LIMESTONE CORPORATION
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 185
  • Location
    • City : FRIARS POINT
    • STATE : MS
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 15
  • Size
    • Register length : 43 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 12 Feet
    • Overall Length : 43 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 12 Feet
    • Load draft : 5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5 Feet
    • Height : 18.5 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1951
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 261386

MISSISSIPPI LIMESTONE CORPORATION

  • Area of Operation : HELENA TO GREENVILLE
  • Principal Commodity : SAND, GRAVEL AND GRAIN

ANNE DAVIS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CLINT DAVIS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOE CLAY DAVIS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SYDNEY DAVIS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

AS

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

DB

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

M

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

NITA

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

NO

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

PTT

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

R

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

RUSTY

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

S

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SPARKLE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

T

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

TJ

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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New Canadian Coast Guard Vessel Crashed

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CCG Adds OFSV to its Fleet

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Metal Shark Delivers 30th Passenger Vessel

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Seaspan-Built CCG Ship Heads for Sea Trials

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Seaspan Delivers Canada's First OFSV

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