Neda J #0542543 Length 76 feet - Breadth 26 feet - Twin screw towboat Built 1972 by Greenville Shipbuilding Corp., Greenville, MS. (Additional Information Below Picture)
Last Updated at 23:41 on Saturday, February 2, 2013 Copyright Photo by Mark Haury - Thanks, Mark! As HMS Patriot Working On The River, 4/2007
Cat D399TA diesels, repowered 1979, 2400 hp. Reintjes red. 4:1. Originally Betty Joyce, owned by Thibodeaux Marine Service, Lafayette, LA. Sold to Crystal Towing Co., Inc., Gretna, LA, renamed King's Courier 4/1977. Sold to Wm. B. Patton Barge Lines, Inc., Friendswood, TX, renamed Chemical Express 2/1979; renamed Capt. Dan M. Purvis 1988. Sold to Hollywood Marine, Inc., Houston, TX, renamed Miss Pat 10/1990. Sold to Kirby Inland Marine, Inc., Houston, TX 10/1999. Sold to Arbor Marine, Inc., Cleveland, TX, renamed HMS Patriot 9/2001; leased to Houston Marine Services, Inc., Houston, TX. Sold to TransMontaigne Product Services, Inc., Miami, FL 2009. Sold to Teppco Marine Services LLC, Houma, LA 6/2009. Sold to Pinnacle III LLC, Pasadena, TX, renamed Neda J 2/2010.