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Ross (Emma Kate), 1918

Built: Unknown

Cost:  Unknown

Machinery: Unknown

Top Speed: Unknown

Length: 104' 2"

Beam: 20'

Draft: 12'

Displacement: 350 tons

Launched: Unknown

Acquired : Unknown

Decommissioned: Unknown

Disposition: Returned to owner on 16 May 1919

Complement: Unknown

Armament: Unknown

Cutter History:

This harbor tug was taken over by the Navy and assigned to the Collector of New York for service with the New York Division of the Coast Guard.  Here she served guarding the "different anchorages and the ammunition ships loading for overseas."

She was decommissioned on 16 May 1919.


Donald Canney. U.S. Coast Guard and Revenue Cutters, 1790-1935.  Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1995.

U.S. Coast Guard.  Record of Movements: Vessels of the United States Coast Guard: 1790 - December 31, 1933.  Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1934; 1989 (reprint).

Last Modified 1/12/2016