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Harbor Tug No. 74 ( - 1920)
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
World War I Victory Medal
District Harbor Tug No. 46 to 85 Class:
Laid down, date and location unknown, as the wooden-hulled Harbor Tug No. 74
Launched, date unknown
Placed in service as Harbor Tug No. 74, date unknown
Redesignated District Harbor Tug, Small YT-74, July 1920
Placed out of service, date unknown
Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
Sold, date unknown, for commercial service to Moran Towing and Transportation Co., named Margaret A. Moran
Final Disposition, fate unknown
Displacement 215 t.
Draft 8' 9"
Speed 10 kts.
Fuel Capacity 30 t.
Propulsion one 300ihp single cylinder noncondensing type engine, single screw
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||Harbor Tug No. 46 to 85 outboard profile of the Harbor Tug No. 46 class (Nos 46 through 85). This plan by the Navy's Bureau of Construction and Repair is dated 25 April 1919 and is signed by the bureau's chief, Naval Constructor David W. Taylor, USN. Its number is C&R No. 60815.
These tugs measured 88 feet in length and 20 feet in beam, displaced 215 tons, and had a designed speed of 10 knots.
US Navy photo # NH 104706 from the collections of the US Naval Historical Center.
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||Ex-YT-74 in commercial service as the Moran Towing and Transportation Service's harbor tug Margaret A. Moran underway, date and location unknown.
||Robert Hurst, Courtesy Steve Smith webmaster US Navy Harbor Tug Boats
There is no DANFS history record for Harbor Tug No. 74 / YT-74 available at Navsource.
Crew Contact And Reunion Information
No Information Available
Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
National Association of Fleet Tug Sailors
Last Updated 8 May 2009
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