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WESTERN STAR (1955)

In 1955, the tug was acquired by the Western Towboat Company of Seattle, Washington. Where the tug was renamed as the Western Star.

In 1956, the tug was sold.

She was powered by a single, GM 6-71 diesel engine, rated at 150 horsepower.
(Captain Ric Shrewsbury)


  • Vessel Name: WESTERN STAR (1955)
  • Vessel Service: TOWING VESSEL
  • Previous Vessel Names:
    Western Star
  • Previous Vessel Owners:
    Western Towboat Co.