Old Tacoma Marine, Inc.

tugboat Gowanus Bay

Atlas-Imperial diesel engine in the tugboat Gowanus Bay
Model #: 45M5X8 Engine #:
Bore & Stroke: 9" x 10-1/2" Cylinders: eight
Horsepower: 600 RPM: 720
Current Operator: Jessica Dulong
Current Location: Kingston, New York map
Current Condition: Operational

Engine History

The Gowanus Bay is powered by a late-model Atlas-Imperial diesel engine.

The tug was built in 1956 in Florida as an Army "ST" tug, designated ST-2201 Falmouth, and later named Linda. It was renamed again to Gowanus Bay and is now a favorite at New York vintage boat shows.