|Photographer:||Kyle Stubbs [View profile]||Title:||NORTHERN RETRIEVER||Added:||Sep 13, 2009|
|Captured:||July 28, 2009||IMO:||5207512||Hits:||1,779|
|Location:||Seattle, United States|
|A complete fluke helped me to determine the identity of this World War II-era tug that was left derelict in Hoquiam, Washington in recent years.
Seen undergoing scrapping in Seattle, Washington on July 28, 2009.
Call Sign: WSX6739
Length: 185.5 feet
Beam: 37.6 feet
Tonnage: 1,117 GT
Year of Build: 1943
Builder: Avondale Marine Ways, New Orleans, LA
Former Name: LIBBY ISLAND