Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Paul R Tregurtha - "Queen of the Lakes"

A frequent visitor to Duluth, the Paul R. Tregurtha is pictured here arriving at 1800 on Monday and departing  12 hours later with a cargo of 60,000 tons of coal destined for Indiana.
The reigning “Queen of the Lakes” title holder is the longest vessel on the Great Lakes at 1,013’ 06” (308.91m) and was constructed in two sections. The vessel was christened April 25, 1981 as the William J. De Lancey.

Read more about the Paul R. Tregurtha here.

1 comment:

  1. your picture of the paul r. leaving left me speechless! thank you so much for sharing the beauty of the ships and harbor area with us.