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John Purves (1966/06)
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John Purves (1982/01/02)
  IMO: 6507438  
Details/Construction
Builder:Bethlehem Shipbuilding Corporation, Ltd.Location:Elizabethport, New JerseyHull #:2130
Design:1035
Keel Layed:Launched:1919/05/21Commissioned:1919/07/19
Propulsion
As builtType:1 triple expansion steam engineOutput:
Manufacturer:
Year: 1957Type:2 EMD 12-567AS diesel enginesOutput:
Manufacturer:
Dimensions
As builtLength:43.3 m (142.0 ft)Gross Tonnage:
Breadth:8.4 m (27.7 ft)Net Tonnage:
Depth:4.5 m (14.8 ft)Dead Weight:
Owner HistoryFleet History
OwnerManagerFromUntil
United States Shipping Board - USA19191922
Newaygo Tug Line - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA19221942
United States Army - USA19421945
Consolidated Water Power Paper Company - Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin, USA19451957
Roen Steamship Company - Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin, USA19571974
Eder Barge & Towing Company - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA19741978
Bultema Dock & Dredge Company - Muskegon, Michigan, USA19781981
Canonie Transportation Company - Muskegon, Michigan, USA19811988
Andrie Incorporated - Muskegon, Michigan, USA19882003
Door County Maritime Museum - Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin2003
FleetFromUntil
Name HistoryRegistration History
NameCall SignUntil
ButterfieldWA31971942
LT-145WA31971946
ButterfieldWA31971957
John PurvesWA3197
NumberPortFromUntil
Disposition
Description/LocationPreserved as a museum at Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin
Arrival at YardBeached:Work Began:
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