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Andy Milne

Canadian List of Shipping 1956: Andy Milne [C.175004] registered at Owen Sound; built at Owen Sound in 1945. 37 5 x 10 5 x 4 8; 12 g.t.; 5 n.t.; 93 hp. Owned by Wm. Milne & Sons Ltd., North Bay, Ontario. GAO Notes: Hull 511. Built 2/45; registered May 15, 1945. Powered with a 6 cylinder Cummins 220 hp. Joe Fossey notes: In 2002, modernized by owner by Randy Rottshafer of West Olive MI. He bought it at Parry Sound and uses it as a hobby tug.

Photo courtesy of Paul Capel. Paul notes: "Andy Milne when bought by Paul Groves of Snug Harbour (Parry Sound, ON). Paul (Groves) bought and sold quite a few of the Ville class Russels."

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Photo courtesy of Paul Capel. Side logo reads "William Milne and Sons Ltd.".

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Photo courtesy of Randy Rottschaffer.

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Photo courtesy of Randy Rottschaffer.

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Various photos of Andy Milne in Port Sheldon, MI by Ken Bennett.

 

May 28, 2016. Tug Andy Milne launched today at Great Lakes Marina, Muskegon. She's 72 years young! Video courtesy Ken Bennett.
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August 27, 2016. Tug ANDY MILNE making lots of prop wash in her slip in Port Sheldon, MI. Video courtesy Ken Bennett.
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June 7, 2017. Tug Andy Milne churning up Lake Michigan off Muskegon Sunday enroute to her home port at 10kts. Video courtesy Ken Bennett.
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June 7, 2017 Underway Sunday on the tug Andy Milne, in transit to her home port of Port Sheldon, MI. Capt. Brian Miller at the helm, with crew Christie Miller and Ken Bennett. Video courtesy Ken Bennett.
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