Old Tacoma Marine, Inc.

tugboat Katahdin

tugboat Katahdin's antique Washington Iron Works diesel engine, installed around 1975.  The tug is now used as a base of operations for a roving dentist in Alaska.
Model #: 6-13 Engine #: 7520
Bore & Stroke: 10 1/4 x 13 1/2 Cylinders: Six
Horsepower: 240 RPM: 360
Current Owner: Doug Leen link
Current Location: Petersburg, Alaska map
Current Condition: Operational

Engine History

The Katahdin is powered by a 6-13 Washington diesel that was originally built as the port engine for the US Navy ship Glasford.

External Links

Photos of the Katahdin on Flickr
Blog entries featuring the Katahdin on Wordpress
Owner Doug Leen's Katahdin page
Owner Doug Leen's travel blog
Chilkat Valley News article about the Katahdin