Registry and Rig Information

Name LT-0820
Registry U.S.
Official Number U.S. ARMY
Rig Tug

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 142.16
Width 33.00
Depth 16.00
Gross Tonnage 582.00
Net Tonnage 40.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00536

Vessel History

Rebuilds Repowered by Christy Corp., Sturgeon Bay, WI, in 1967 (594 gross - 229 net). Tonnage change, May, 1968 (592 gross - 227 net).
History Arrived in tow at Toledo, OH, passing upbound through Welland Canal, September 15, 1964, in tow of tug PAULINE HOLMES. Chartered to Bultema Dock & Dredge Co. in Spring, 1965, to tow railroad barge MANISTEE across Straits of Mackinac, temporarily replacing car ferry CHIEF WAWATAM.
Chartered to Hannah Inland Waterways, Chicago, IL, 1971-1972. (Name changed to JAMES A. HANNAH, May/June, 1971).
As JAMES A. HANNAH: Had towline snap while towing 280-foot oil barge, Lake Michigan, February 23, 1975. Blown onto breakwater at Milwaukee, off South Shore Yacht Club, in 60 m.p.h. gale winds. Estimated 6,000 gallons of oil leaked into lake.

Build Information

Builder Marietta Manufacturing Co.
Place Built Point Pleasant, WV
Date Built 1945-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
HANNAH, JAMES A.1971-00-00U.S.298179

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
U.S. Army1945-00-001964-00-00U.S.U.S. ARMY
Gartland Steamship Co.1964-00-001966-00-00U.S.298179
Bultema Dock & Dredge Co.1966-00-001976-00-00U.S.298179
Hannah Inland Waterways Corp.1976-00-00U.S.298179