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Rachelle Marie #251362
Length 128.5 feet - Breadth 28 feet - Twin screw towboat
Built 1947 by Nashville Bridge Co., Nashville, TN.

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Last Updated at 8:52 on Wednesday, March 6, 2019
Copyright Photo by Capt. Billy Smith - Thanks, Billy!
Working On The LMR, 11/2010

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GM 12-645CE diesels, repowered 1991, 3000 hp.
Originally Frances M. Hougland, owned By
Hougland Barge Line, Paducah, KY.
Sold to Hougland Marine Service, Div. of Marmac Corp., New Orleans, LA 4/1976.
Sold to R & E Towing Co., Bridge City, TX 4/1976.
Sold to Three Rivers Rock Co., Smithland, KY 11/1978.
Sold by Hollinger Transportation, Inc., Greenville, MS,
renamed Dub Hollinger 10/1979.
Sold to H/C Transportation, Inc., Greenville, MS 3/1984,
operated by Alton Marine Service, Inc., Alton, IL 3/1984.
Sold to American Boat Co., Cahokia, IL 12/1988.
Sold to J. L. Ferguson & Sons, Columbus, KY,
renamed Wilbern Ferguson 10/1996.
Sold to Enterprise Marine, Inc., Slidell, LA,
renamed Bennie Hill 6/1999.
Sold to Ozark Transportation Co. LLC, Paducah, KY,
renamed Rachelle Marie 8/2002;
operated by Western Rivers Boat Management, Inc., Paducah, KY.


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