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THEA FOSS (1933)

Built in 1933, by the Foss Tug and Launch Company of Tacoma, Washington as the Thea Foss for the Foss Tug and Launch Company of Tacoma, Washington.

The tug was later sold and renamed as the J 2036.

She was eventually sold again and renamed as the Mitlite.


  • Vessel Name: THEA FOSS (1933)
  • USCG Doc. No.: 232662
  • Vessel Service: PASSENGER (UNINSPECTED)
  • Trade Indicator: Recreational
  • Call Sign: WB3666
  • Hull Material: WOOD
  • Ship Builder: FOSS LAUNCH & TUG CO.
  • Year Built: 1933
  • Length: 54.4
  • Hailing Port: TACOMA WA
  • Hull Depth: 6.9
  • Hull Breadth: 13.9
  • Gross Tonnage: 40
  • Net Tonnage: 27
  • Owner:
    WILLIAM N SCHLINK
    BLAKELY ISLAND, WA
  • Previous Vessel Names:
    Thea Foss, J 2036, Mitlite
  • Previous Vessel Owners:
    Foss Tug and Launch