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IDAHO
Photo by: Isaac Pennock

Built in 1931, by the Great Lakes Towing Company of Cleveland, Ohio (hull #67) as the Idaho for the Great Lakes Towing Company of Cleveland, Ohio.

In 2010, the tug was "laid up" at Cleveland, Ohio.

In 2019, she was scrapped.

Originally steam powered, the tug was re-powered in 1956, by one, Cleveland 8-498 diesel engine. With a Farrel-Birmingham
reduction gear, at a ratio of 4.233:1. Turning one, 102(in) by 87(in), three bladed, stainless steel, fixed pitch propeller. She was a single screw tug, rated at 1,200 horsepower.

Her electrical service was provided by one Detroit Diesel 3-71 generator set, and one, shaft generator.
(Isaac Pennock, Paul Strubeck)


  • Vessel Name: IDAHO
  • USCG Doc. No.: 231180
  • Vessel Service: TOWING VESSEL
  • Trade Indicator: Coastwise Unrestricted Registry
  • Hull Material: STEEL
  • Hull Number: 67
  • Ship Builder: Great Lakes Towing Co.
  • Year Built: 1931
  • Length: 84.4
  • Hull Depth: 12.6
  • Hull Breadth: 20
  • Gross Tonnage: 94
  • Net Tonnage: 32
  • Previous Vessel Names:
    IDAHO
  • Previous Vessel Owners:
    Great Lakes Towing Co.