Herman Gre tugboat

Jan Hendrik
15th January 2006, 11:05
Mslb. HERMAN GRE (31.40122)

Bouwjaar 1941 werf, Barkmeijer, Vierverlaten.

Lxbxdg.: 18,50 x 4,70 x 2,10 meter, 3,90 verplaatsing 12,3 m3.

1 x 6 cilinder Deutz nr.6639622 uit 1982 vermogen 450 apk. = 331 kW. bij 1650 r.p.m.

Namen:

24-06-1941 VIGORE (2) J.H.Pilon, Delfzijl.

19-04-1962 VIGORE H.R.Pilon, Ten Boer.

26-04-1968 HERMAN GRE G.Amerika, Groningen.

28-06-1989 HERMAN GRE J.H.Amerika, Groningen.


Photos taken in Delft, Holland Dec. 1988
Although preserved, this tugboat is still operational on inland waterways.

edward
15th January 2006, 20:50
i love the waterways in holland bring back many happy memories all be it military when serving with teritorial army (nato)exercises. regards .edward