Photos by Don Spain
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Passing between the Abraham Lincoln and Big Four bridges, going upriver.
Passed under the Big 4 Bridge as I was walking up the entrance ramp, Louisville side. The tug was heading west.
just cleared the Big 4 Bridge, going west
Heading west under the Big 4 Bridge
Spotted this tug while having dinner at Cluckers restaurant, Jeffersonville, IN. Heading east after passing under the Big 4 brudge, Imaged through the windows of the restaurant.
This image is actually the Mary E. Miller, formally the George Queen which was bought by the city of Louisville, KY, USA. I could find no ID numbers for the Mary E. Miller.
Just past the Big Four Bridge going east.
Heading upriver after passing under the Big Four Bridge.
This ship was heading eastward and was just about to pass under the Big 4 bridge. Images at about 1940
James K. Ellis just passed under the Big 4 bridge sailing westward. Notice then woman in the boat to the south of the tug.
CQ Princess overtaking and passing the Spirit of Jefferson. Image taken from the Spirit of Jefferson.
Spotted Miss Ida on the Jeffersonville, Indiana dock. Name is clearly visible on the rear end of the vessel Viewed from the Spirit of Jefferson while on a dinner cruise. While not concerned with this submitted photo, I also saw a small tug with the name of William Jeffrey Bayer clearly visible. Cannot find in on your MMSI list, but googled it and there it is. The Coast Guard Number 632444
The Spirit of Jefferson steaming upriver, about to pass under the Big 4 Bridge at Louisville, KY. This riverboat will soon be taken out of service and sold. It will be replaced by the Georgia Queen, whos name will be changed.