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Harbor Tug No. 80

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World War I Victory Medal

District Harbor Tug No. 46 to 85 Class:
  • Built in 1919, by the New York Yacht and Engine Company of Morris Heights, N.Y. as Harbor Tug No. 80 for the US Navy.
  • Launched, date unknown
  • Placed in service as Harbor Tug No. 80 date and location unknown
  • Redesignated District Harbor Tug, Small YT-80, July 1920
  • Placed our to service in the 1920's
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • Acquired by the Canal-Lakes Towing Company of N.Y., renamed as Calatco No. 3
  • Acquired in 1947 by McAllister Brothers Towing of N.Y., renamed American
  • Final Disposition, scrapped in 1952
    Displacement 215 t.
    Length 88'
    Beam 20'
    Draft 8' 9"
    Speed 10 kts.
    Complement unknown
    Armament none
    Fuel Capacity 30 t.
    one 300ihp single cylinder noncondensing type engine
    single screw

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    YT-46-85 Class 83k 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.
    US Naval Historical Center

    There is no DANFS history record for Harbor Tug No. 80 / YT-80 available at Navsource.
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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    National Association of Fleet Tug Sailors
    Tugboat Information
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