Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Charles M Beeghly rechristened Hon James Oberstar

The Interlake Steamship Company renamed and rechristen the laker M-V Charles M Beeghly as the M-V Honerable James L. Oberstar in a ceremony today in Duluth.
The Beeghly, was actually re-named prior to the start of the current 2011 Great Lakes shipping season. The Oberstar is 806 feet long, with a beam of 75 feet and a carrying capacity of 27,500 net tons.


  1. But ,,,, can it pull a water skier !

  2. I'm kinda mad, Charles M Beeghly (the human) was my great-grandfather...