Visual display of the Patrick J. Hurley (Towboat, 1930-1951)

Patrick J. Hurley (Towboat, 1930-1951)

  • BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel
  • BOAT TYPE: Towboat
  • BUILT: 1927 at Dubuque, Iowa by Dubuque Boat & Boiler Company
  • FINAL DISPOSITION: Dismantled, 1951
  • OWNERS: 1930: Federal Barge Line
  • OFFICERS & CREW: 1940s: Captain Roy Wethern (master); 1948: Captain William S. Pollock and Captain Roy L. Hughes (masters)
  • RIVERS: Mississippi River; Ohio River
  • OTHER INFORMATION: Ways - T2007; She ran under charter for MVBL in 1948 in the upper Ohio River
  • PHOTO DESCRIPTION: Photo by Margery Goergen near McGregor, Iowa of Patrick J. Hurley pushing a freighter or tanker
  • Patrick J. Hurley (A)


Goergen, Margery
Local identifier
  • Neg. 43621
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