AMERICAN QUEEN En Route To Louisiana (Part Two)

The AMERICAN QUEEN departed Beaumont at 9:15 AM today with crew members Captain John Boyle, Chief Mate John Cook and Engineer Marvin Williams for Bayou Calcasieu in Louisiana. The crew reported that the tow was making close to four knots and are ahead of schedule for arrival in the shipyard tonight at approximately 10:00 PM local.

With special thanks to Tim Rubacky.

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Peter Knego

Peter Knego

Having documented over 400 passenger ships and taken more than 200 cruises, MaritimeMatters’ co-editor Peter Knego is a leading freelance cruise writer, a respected ocean liner historian and frequent maritime lecturer both on land and at sea.  With his work regularly featured in cruise industry trades and consumer publications.  Knego also runs the website which offers MidCentury cruise ship furniture, artwork and fittings rescued from the shipbreaking yards of Alang, India.  He has produced several videos on the subject, including his latest, The Sands Of Alang and the best-selling On The Road To Alang."
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