Chancellor (tugboat)

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CHANCELLOR (tugboat)
Chancellor (tugboat) is located in New York
Chancellor (tugboat)
Chancellor (tugboat) is located in the US
Chancellor (tugboat)
Location Oswego R., Fulton, New York
Coordinates 43°19′11″N 76°25′3″W / 43.31972°N 76.41750°W / 43.31972; -76.41750Coordinates: 43°19′11″N 76°25′3″W / 43.31972°N 76.41750°W / 43.31972; -76.41750
Area 0.9 acre (0.4 ha)
Built 1938
Architect Bushey, Ira S., & Sons, Brooklyn NY
Architectural style Canal Tugboat
NRHP Reference # 00000050[1]
Added to NRHP February 18, 2000

Chancellor is a historic canal tugboat located at Fulton in Oswego County, New York. It was built in 1938 by the Ira S. Bushey & Sons Shipyard of Brooklyn, New York. She measures 76.7 ft (23.4 m) in length, 21 ft (6.4 m) in beam, and 9.3 ft (2.8 m) depth of hold. She was designed for use on the New York State Barge Canal.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2000.[1]

The Tug Chancellor is owned and operated by the Waterford Maritime Historical Society, based in Waterford, New York.


  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Mark Peckham (October 1999). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Chancellor". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2009-12-10.  See also: "Accompanying eight photos". 

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