Registry and Rig Information

Registry U.S.
Official Number 237794
Rig Tug

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 89.33
Width 25.16
Depth 10.00
Gross Tonnage 158.00
Net Tonnage 62.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00161

Vessel History

Rebuilds Navy measures, 1940-1947 (94.42 x 25 x 8.5; 158 displaced); converted to net tender. Change of measures, 1947, to original measures.
History Purchased by U.S. Navy on November 28, 1940, renamed and classified as USS NAMONTACK (YN-46); converted to net tender at New York Navy Yard; placed in service March 18, 1941. Departed New York, March 26, 1941 and arrived at Norfolk, VA, on March 28, reporting to Commandant, 5th Naval District. Based at Little Creek, VA, for duration of war, performed tug and net and boom tending services until 1946. One exception, May-July, 1942, was when she served on Inshore Patrol duty. She was reclassified YNT-14 on May 1, 1942, and again reclassified, YTB-738, on August 2, 1945. She was placed out of service on August 21, 1946, struck from the Naval Register on December 30, 1946, and sold on April 30, 1947.

Build Information

Builder Defoe Boat & Motor Works
Place Built Bay City, MI
Date Built 1938-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
MORAN, HARRIET1947-00-001975-00-00U.S.237794
MORAN, THOMAS E.1947-00-001947-00-00U.S.237794
SHARON ELIZABETH1992-00-00U.S.237794
USS NAMONTACK (YN-46)1940-00-001942-00-00U.S.U.S. NAVY
USS NAMONTACK (YNT-14)1942-00-001945-00-00U.S.U.S. NAVY
USS NAMONTACK (YTB-738)1945-00-001947-00-00U.S.U.S. NAVY

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
McAllister Towing of GeorgetownU.S.237794
Tug Marie S. Moran, Inc.1947-00-001975-00-00U.S.237794
Tug Nancy Moran, Inc.1938-00-001940-00-00U.S.237794
U.S. Navy1940-00-001947-00-00U.S.U.S. NAVY
Wallin Marine Corp.1975-00-00U.S.237794