USCGC MORRO BAY (WTGB 106) - Yorktown, Virginia, U.S.A.       Call sign -     IMO number -
Owner - United States Coast Guard

Location - Departing Montreal, Quebec, Canada destined for the Great Lakes     Photograph Date - 2 April 2003
Photographer - Kent Malo     Added to archive - 28 Apr 2003     Last updated - 28 Apr 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered -
  Keel laid - 6 August 1979
  Launched -
  Delivered - 25 January 1981
  Newbuild cost -

  (a) USCG Morro Bay - U.S.A.

  As of April 2003 Morro Bay was still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - "Bay" class tug/tender
  Displacement tonnage - 662 (full load)
  L.O.A. - 42.70 meters (140'0")
  L.B.P. -
  Width overall - 11.40 meters (37'6")
  Width moulded -
  Draught - 3.80 meters (12'6")
  Depth -
  Bouy hanlding derrick - 1 (20 tonne)
  Compliment - 17 (3 officers)

CONSTRUCTION

  Yard name - Tacoma Boatbuilding
  Country - Tacoma, Washington, U.S.A.
  Hull number -
  Engine builder -
  Number of engines - 2
  Engines - Fairbanks-Morse 38D8 10-cyl diesels
  Horsepower - 2,500 bhp (1,870kW)
  Speed - 14.7 knots
  Bow thuster - 1 (variable pitch)

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION - This section is open for all viewers to contribute any information about this ship that is known such as former owners, managers, charterers, accidents, conversions, drydockings, cargoes, voyages, sightings or ports of call etc..


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Information sources - Janes Warships
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ADDITIONAL PHOTOGRAPHS

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