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MISS BETTYE
Photo by Captain Peter

Built in 1995, by John Bludworth Marine Incorporated of Pasadena, Texas (hull #102) as the Miss Bettye for Hollywood Marine Incorporated of Houston, Texas.

In 1998, the tug was acquired by the Kirby Corporation of Channelview, Texas. Where she retained her name.

She is a twin screw, square bow, push boat. Rated at 1,600 horsepower.


  • Vessel Name: MISS BETTYE
  • USCG Doc. No.: 1026242
  • Vessel Service: TOWING VESSEL
  • Trade Indicator: Coastwise Unrestricted
  • Call Sign: WDC2608
  • Hull Material: STEEL
  • Hull Number: 102
  • Ship Builder: JOHN BLUDWORTH MARINE INC
  • Year Built: 1995
  • Length: 70
  • Hailing Port: HOUSTON, TX.
  • Hull Depth: 10
  • Hull Breadth: 28
  • Gross Tonnage: 131
  • Net Tonnage: 105
  • Owner:
    KIRBY INLAND MARINE LP
    55 WAUGH DRIVE STE 1000
    HOUSTON, TX 77007
  • Previous Vessel Owners:
    Hollywood Marine Inc., KIRBY INLAND MARINE LP, KIRBY INLAND MARINE LP, KIRBY INLAND MARINE LP, KIRBY INLAND MARINE LP, KIRBY INLAND MARINE LP, KIRBY INLAND MARINE LP