PARKER, CAPTAIN CHARLES T.

Registry and Rig Information

Name PARKER, CAPTAIN CHARLES T.
Registry U.S.
Official Number 263700
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 115.00
Width 30.00
Depth 9.66
Gross Tonnage 286.00
Net Tonnage 72.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00014

Vessel History

History RIG : Twin Screw Towboat1969; Charted to Norfolk & Western Railway Co., to handle car floats in Detroit River.
May 13: Sent for modifications to Lemont Shipbuilding & Repair Yard, Chicago, IL.
June 11: Accepted by N&W.
June 12: Testing completed
July 26: Arrived at Detroit in tow of GLTCo. tug SAMUEL BOOL.
August 12; Placed in operation on Detroit River. Joined in use by Barge WINDSOR.

In early 2001, sitting at the dock of Gravel and Lake Services, Ltd. in Thunder Bay. It has been there for a number of years.

Build Information

Builder Parker Brothers Shipyard
Place Built Houston, TX
Date Built 1952-00-00

Source

Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
RAPIDS CITIES1954-00-001969-00-00U.S.263700
REYNOLDS, S.P.1969-00-001970-00-00U.S.263700
JOHNSON, F.A.1970-00-00U.S.263700

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Lake Tankers Corp.1952-00-001962-00-00U.S.263700
National Marine Services, Inc.1962-00-001964-00-00U.S.263700
Republic River Transport, Inc.1964-00-001970-00-00U.S.263700
Norfolk & Western Railway Co.1970-00-00U.S.263700