The MV Tanana

The MV Tanana (Tanana IV)(The Bella Catherine)

Registry:  272122 (USA)

Built:  1953 in Portland, Oregon by Albina Engine and Machine Works

Tonnage:  450   Hull Length:  110 ft     Hull Beam: 35 ft         Draft:  7.2 ft

Decks:4    Powered by: Diesel, screw Propeller   Service:  1954 to present

Purchased new. Leased to Yutana Barge Line from 1954 to 1980. Sold to Yutana Barge Line in 1980. Transferred to Crowley Marine Services, Inc. in 2005. Sold to Nerka Transport LLC in 2012 and renamed The Bella Catherine.   To read more:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_steamboats_on_the_Yukon_River

http://www.adn.com/multimedia/slideshow/galena/2009/02/06/

http://www.tugboatinformation.com/tug.cfm?id=3775