Dick's Towboat Gallery


Site Keyword Search
site search by freefind advanced

Select Desired Menu

Recently Added/Changed

Mr. Roberts #279659
Length 60 feet - Breadth 20 feet - Twin screw towboat
Built 1959 by Greenville Barge Construction Corp., Greenville, MS.

(Additional Information Below Picture)
Last Updated at 8:52 on Wednesday, March 6, 2019
Copyright Photo by Mark Haury - Thanks, Mark!
Olive Working On The River Before 1/2000

Cat D353 diesels, repowered 1964, 750 hp.
Originally Rebecca C, owned by
Hagan Towing Co., Harvey, LA.
Renamed Mobile Point 1964.
Sold to Arkansas Towing Co.,
renamed Joyce II 1965.
Sold to Chicago Mill & Lumber Co., Greenville, MS,
renamed Danny P 1967.
Sold to Steele Tug Service, Halls, TN 12/1988.
Sold to Caruthersville Marine Service, Inc., Caruthersville, MO 1995.
Sold to First Marine, Benton, KY,
renamed Olive 1997.
Sold to Big R Towing, Inc., Jeanerette, LA,
renamed Mr. Roberts 11/1999.


Comments? Send Us an Email

Read Or Sign Our Guestbook

Want to donate to the support of Dick's Towboat Gallery?
Just click on this yellow "donate" button:

* Important Copyright Information *

Except where otherwise credited,
all photographs on this site are
Copyright Richard E. Dunbar 1991-2020
Any and all other rights reserved.

All contributed photographs are
Copyright Credited Contributor 1991-2020
Any and all other rights reserved.

Photographs from this site are not to be downloaded for
publication of any kind without first obtaining permission from
Dick's Towboat Gallery and the Credited Contributor.

Free PHP scripts! Download Free PHP scripts for your website from the PHP Junkyard.