DOUGLAS B. MACKIE - ??, U.S.A.
Call sign -
IMO number -
Owner - Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company - Oak Brook, Illinois, U.S.A.
Location - Photographed while secured alongside the Toledo Shipyard at Toledo, Ohio, U.S.A.
Photograph Date - 7 April 1995
Photographer - Jim Hoffman
Added to archive - 6 Mar 2003
Last updated - 6 Mar 2003
Keel laid -
Delivered - 1978
(a) Jane S - U.S.A. (????)
(b) Captain Mark - U.S.A. (1990)
(c) Douglas B. Mackie - U.S.A. (1996)
(d) Shirley Joy - U.S.A.
As of March 2003 she was still in service as
Ship type - Harbour tug
Gross tonnage - 98
Net tonnage - 66
Deadweight tonnage -
L.O.A. - 21.96 meters (72'0")
Width overall - 7.93 meters (26'0")
Width moulded -
Depth - 2.32 meters (7'6")
Yard name - Rayco Shipbuilders & Repair Company
Country - Bourg, Louisiana, U.S.A.
Hull number - 63
Engine builder - General Motors Corporation - Detroit Diesel Division, Detroit, Michigan, U.S.A.
Number of engines - 2
Engine type - Detroit 16-cylinder 16V-149 diesels
Horsepower - 2,200 bhp
Speed - 12 knots
Bow/stern thuster hp - none
Official # - US 598841
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION - Former owners, accidents, conversions, cargoes,
voyages, sightings or corrections etc -
* 1978 until 1990 she was owned first by the East Coast Tender Service and then by the Bright Equipment Corporation. It was during this time that her name
changed from Jane S to Captain Mark however the date of the sale is unknown
* 1990 she was sold to the Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company, Illinois, U.S.A. and renamed Douglas B. Mackie
* 1996 she was renamed Shirley Joy by Lake Michigan Contractors
* 2003 Shirley Joy is still in service and is stationed in Holland, Michigan
Information sources - Lake Boats, Know Your Ships
Additional information - Moran's Shoreside Companion for Great Lakes Ships
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