Betsey Northrup

Betsey Northrup

Accommodations & Layout

The vessel is arranged with passenger boarding amidships on port and starboard.  Access between the main and 01 decks is off the foredeck and two stairways on port and two on starboard aft of amidships.  The main deck is arranged with a beverage bar fully forward, open dining seating, a retail center aft on starboard, a beverage bar aft on port and heads fully aft.  The 01 deck offers a beverage bar forward on starboard, open seating, a beverage bar ft along the centerline and two heads fully aft.  The upper deck offers open air space for passengers and a beverage bar fully aft.

Remarks

The BETSEY NORTHRUP and UGH THE TUG are in good condition.

Exclusions

N/A

General Specifications

Regulatory File Insert Official Number 947066 in the Vessel Number box and click “search”

Vessel Drawings

Name BETSEY NORTHRUP
Style Passenger Barge
Builder Mississippi Marine
Hull Displacement
USCG Certified Yes
USCG Dry Dock April 2012
USCG Official Number 947066
Passenger Capacity 310
Dinning Capacity 176
Gross Tonnage 97
Net Tonnage 97
Speed (approx.) Cruising: 6 mph @ 1200 RPM – Maximum:9 mph @ 1800 RPM
Built 1990
LOA 108′
LWL 103’5″
Beam 31’0″
Hull Depth 5′
Draft Water: 2′ Air: 31′
Route Certification Rivers
Hull Material Steel
Deckhouse Material Steel
Tank Capacities Fuel: N/A, Waste: 1,000 gallons, Potable Water: 1,000 gallons

Ugh the Tug

General Specifications

Regulatory File

Name UGH THE TUG
Style Tow
Builder
Hull Displacement
USCG Certified Uninspected
USCG Dry Dock Uninspected
USCG Official Number 543171
Passenger Capacity N/A
Gross Tonnage 38
Net Tonnage 26
Built 1972
LOA 46′
LWL 43′
Beam 16’0″
Hull Depth 5.6′
Draft Water: 3.7′ Air: 23′
Hull Material Steel
Deckhouse Material Steel
Tank Capacities Fuel: 3,246, Potable Water: 100 gallons

Salon (Main Deck)

  • 21 tables (84″ x 24″)
  • 2 tables (48″ x 24″)
  • 176 interior dining chairs (stacking)
  • Recessed lighting
  • Dance Floor

Beverage Bar (Main Deck)

  • Granite top
  • Stainless steel ice bin
  • Stainless steel three partition sink
  • Stainless steel single partition sink
  • Beverage Air model 0076 can cooler
  • Raetone model AC 47-76 two door refrigerator

Galley (Main)

  • Stainless steel counter tops – 1-30″ x 40″, 1-30″ x 60″
  • Hoshizaki 500 LB ice machine
  • Hobart dishwasher booster heater and stainless steel wash station
  • Single partition stainless steel sink
  • Mop sink

01 DECK

  • 10 tables (96” x 24”)
  • 100 chairs (stacking)
  • Lighting

Electrical System

  • 15 kW auxiliary generator (engine hours: 3,325 January 2014)
  • 115 VAC exterior and interior perimeter lighting
  • 120 VAC duplex outlets
  • Three 12 VDC enclosed heavy duty batteries
  • Two battery isolation switches
  • Internationally approved navigation lights (i.e., port light, starboard light, stern light, masthead light, anchor light)
  • Three five ton Carrier model 50T cooling units with electric heat
  • TOA sound system

Hull, Superstructure and Decks

  • 5/16″ steel plate hull and 3/16″ steel plate deck house
  • Insulated deck house
  • 7 compartments formed by 6 transverse bulkheads
  • Boarding gates: two forward on 01 deck and amidships on the main deck
  • Eight 24″ Kevels, three steel Sampson posts

Heads
The passenger barge is equipped with 2 heads. The heads contain:

  • Men’s Head has one toilet and two urinals
  • Women’s head has three toilets
  • Two sinks
  • Two hand dryers

Safety Equipment

  • 360 type II adult size personal flotation devices
  • 36 type II child size personal flotation devices
  • 2 Jim Buoy 30” life rings
  • 4 10 lb. dry chemical fire extinguishers
  • 1 5 lb. dry chemical fire extinguisher
  • 3 fire stations including: UL approved rubber lined hoses with brass or bronze fittings, brass or bronze nozzles, brass or bronze hose bibs.
  • Fire axe
  • Boat Hook
  • Anchor

Finish

  • Exterior decks: Epoxy paint
  • Interior decks:
    • Salon: Carpeting (NEW 2012)
    • Heads: Quarry tile
    • Galley: Quarry tile
    • Headliner: Tin Ceiling Fabricating
  • Interior Bulkheads:
    • Salon: Steel
    • Heads: Steel
    • Galley: Epoxy

Ugh the Tug

Wheelhouse

  • Control station with engine instrumentation (i.e., tachometer, engine oil pressure, ammeters, hour meters, high water bilge alarm)
  • Kobelt clutch and throttle controls
  • Fog bell
  • Kahlenberg trumpet horn
  • Carlisle Finch remote controlled searchlight
  • Windshield wipers
  • Two Standard Horizon VHF/FM marine radios
  • Furuno model M 1923 radar system
  • TOA intercom system
  • TOA sound system

Electrical System

  • One ship service 65.0 kW generator powered by a Caterpillar model 3304 4 cylinder marine diesel engine (Engine hours: 16,750 – January 2016)
  • Ship to shore power switch
  • 100 AMP/ 208 VAC shore power service
  • 115 VAC exterior and interior perimeter lighting
  • 120 VAC/12 VDC lighting
  • 120 VAC duplex outlets
  • Two 12 VDC 8D enclosed heavy duty batteries
  • Internationally approved navigation lights (i.e., port light, starboard light, stern light, masthead light, anchor light)

Hull, Superstructure and Decks

  • 5/6″ steel plate hull and 3/16″ steel plate deckhouse
  • Insulated deckhouse
  • Three compartments formed by two transverse bulkheads
  • Eight 36” kevels

Mechanical Equipment and Engine Details

  • Two 6 cylinder turbo charged 335 HP @ 1600 RPM Cummins model NT335M marine diesel engines
  • Engine hours: 4,435 port, and 5,165 starboard in January 2016 – rebuilt 2009
  • Keel cooled
  • Pneumatic starting
  • Twin Disc model 509 3.1 reverse reduction gears
  • Two 3” stainless steel propeller shafts – NEW 2015
  • Cutlass Bearings – NEW 2015
  • Air compressors powered by 5 hp electric motors with receivers
  • Engine room insulation
  • Two 40” x 40 4 blade stainless steel propellers
  • Steering (1 NEW 2015) and flanking rudders
  • Five gallon water heater

Safety Equipment
The passenger barge is equipped with 2 heads. The heads contain:

  • Two Jim Buoy 30” life rings
  • One Jim Buoy model 1820 water light with line
  • One illuminated float light
  • Pyrotechnic distress signals
  • One fire station including: UL approved rubber lined hose with brass or bronze fitting, brass or bronze nozzle, brass or bronze hose bib.
  • Fire axe

Finish

  • Exterior decks: Non Skid
  • Interior decks:
    • Galley: Non skid