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WILLIAM C. MOORE

Built in 1919, by Burger Boats of Manitowic, Wisconsin (hull #29) as the Terrier for the United States Shipping Board.

In 1920, the tug was acquired by the Moran Towing Company of New York, New York. Where she was renamed as the Agnes A. Moran.

In 1929, the Moran Towing Company renamed the tug as the William C. Moore.

In 1955, she was scrapped. The tug was a single screw, rated at 750 horsepower.


  • Vessel Name: WILLIAM C. MOORE
  • USCG Doc. No.: 218907
  • Vessel Service: TOWING VESSEL
  • Trade Indicator: Coastwise Unrestricted
  • Hull Material: WOOD
  • Hull Number: 29
  • Ship Builder: BURGER BOAT
  • Year Built: 1919
  • Length: 95
  • Hailing Port: NEW YORK, NY.
  • Hull Depth: 12.2
  • Hull Breadth: 24.7
  • Gross Tonnage: 176
  • Net Tonnage: 29
  • Previous Vessel Names:
    Terrier, Agnes A. Moran, William C. Moore
  • Previous Vessel Owners:
    United States Shipping Board, Moran Towing Co., Moran Towing Co.