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DOROTHY McALLISTER (1896)

Built in 1896, by A.C. Brown and Son of Tottenville, New York as the H.B. Moore Jr. for Sivert J. Kron of New York, New York.

The tug was later acquired by the Canal-Lakes Towing Company of New York, New York. Where she was renamed as the Calatco No. 4.

In 1947, she was acquired by the McAllister Brothers Towing Company of New York, New York. Where the tug was renamed as the Dorothy McAllister.

In 1958, the tug went out of documentation. Her current and or final disposition is unknown. She was a single screw tug, rated at 210 horsepower.


  • Vessel Name: DOROTHY McALLISTER (1896)
  • USCG Doc. No.: 096345
  • Vessel Service: TOWING VESSEL
  • Trade Indicator: Coastwise Unrestricted
  • Hull Material: WOOD
  • Ship Builder: A.C. Brown and Son
  • Year Built: 1896
  • Length: 60
  • Hailing Port: NEW YORK, NY.
  • Hull Depth: 7.5
  • Hull Breadth: 18.1
  • Gross Tonnage: 53
  • Previous Vessel Names:
    H.B. Moore Jr., Calatco No. 4, Dorothy McAllister
  • Previous Vessel Owners:
    Sivert J. Kron, Canal-Lakes Towing Co., McAllister Bros. Towing Co.