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BRIAN C

The tugboat Brian C was built in 1928 as the John Cushman. According to Gary Gentile in his book Shipwrecks Of New Jersey the Brian C was 80 feet long had a 21 foot beam and displaced 136 gross tons. On November 13, 1979 the tug was cruising off New Jersey when they started to take water. The tug contacted the Coast Guard who dispatched a helicopter. All efforts to save the tug failed. Her captain and crew were rescued.
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