Keith W. Churill
was launched on May 9, 1953 at the Manitowoc Shipbuilding
Company of Manitowoc, WI. as hull #417 for the American
maiden voyage was as the John J. Boland. Lower
Lakes Towing Ltd. of Port Dover, Ontario purchased the John
J. Boland on October 22, 1999 renaming her the Saginaw.
Port: Port Dover, Ontario
Self-unloader / steel
Type: DeLaval Turbine
Capacity: 20,200 tons
639 ' - 03"
Beam: 72' -
(keel to upper deck )