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City of South Point #269981
Length 70 feet - Breadth 20 feet - Twin screw towboat
Built 1955 by Murphy River Transportation Co., Cincinnati, OH.

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Last Updated at 8:49 on Wednesday, March 6, 2019
Copyright Photo by 'Towboat Joe' Brown - Thanks, Joe!
Working On The River Circa 4/2005

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Cummins KT19 diesels, repowered 1996, 850 hp.
Originally Pat Murphy, owned by builder.
Sold to Inland River Service Corp., Cincinnati, OH,
renamed Tim Walker 1972.
Sold to Merdie Boggs & Sons, Inc., Catlettsburg, KY,
renamed Joanna 8/1974.
Sold to McGinnis, Inc., South Point, OH 1/1986, rebuilt,
renamed City of South Point 10/1986.


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