Home Search Links About Us Updates TBI Store Login
LADY LONE STAR
Photo by: Captain Ted

Built in 1967, by the Maxon Construction Company of Tell City, Indiana (hull #1027) as the Lady Lone Star for the Builders Sand and Gravel Company of Davenport, Iowa.

In 1982, the tug was acquired by Mississippi Transport Incorporated of New Orleans, Louisiana. And operated by Alter Barge Line Incorporated of Bettendorf, Iowa.

In 2008, the tug was acquired by Ivy Marine Incorporated of Daphne, Alabama. Where she retained her name.

In 2018, she went out of documentation. Her current, and or final disposition is unknown.

She was powered by two, Cummins KTA19-M diesel engines. With Twin Disc reduction gears, at a ratio of 5.86:1. She was a twin screw towboat, rated at 1,000 horsepower.


  • Vessel Name: LADY LONE STAR
  • USCG Doc. No.: 510596
  • Vessel Service: TOWING VESSEL
  • Trade Indicator: Coastwise Unrestricted
  • Call Sign: WDE4310
  • Hull Material: STEEL
  • Hull Number: 1027
  • Ship Builder: Maxon Construction Co.
  • Year Built: 1967
  • Length: 72
  • Hailing Port: MOBILE, AL.
  • Hull Depth: 7
  • Hull Breadth: 24
  • Gross Tonnage: 133
  • Net Tonnage: 90
  • Previous Vessel Names:
    LADY LONE STAR
  • Previous Vessel Owners:
    Builders Sand & Gravel Co., Mississippi Transport Inc., Priest Marine Service LLC.