Garber Bros., Inc., Berwick LA

Most recent update: August 4, 2014.


Garber Bros. is a small operator of towboats and barges based at 5000 Bellview Front Street in Berwick.  Before the industry downturn of the mid-1980s, they built most of their own towboats, but no more.   

Hull # O.N. Original Name Original Owner Type GT Ft. Built Disposition
1 569742 Roy G Garber Bros. Towboat 83 51 1973 Now Sea Mule
2 570752 Kristie G Garber Bros. Towboat 83 51 1975 Later Brave Eagle, Delta Deer
3 573738 Scot G Garber Bros. Towboat 83 51 1976 Now Sea Wolf
4 577002 Kenny G Garber Bros. Towboat 83 51 1976 Later Wild Eagle, now Lil T
5 580946 Stephan G Garber Bros. Towboat 83 51 1977 Later Royal Eagle
6 585720 Charlie G Garber Bros. Towboat 83 51 1977 Later Bold Eagle
7 593148 Vernon G Garber Bros. Towboat 83 51 1978 Later Grand Eagle, Delta Mule, now Eastern Dawn
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9 614866 Rhonda G Garber Bros. Towboat 91 51 1979 Later Bay Eagle, Omni Warrior, now Mr. Duck
10 629299 Miss Griff Garber Bros. Towboat 91 51 1980 Later Marsh Eagle, Delta Rooster, now Delta Lady
11 640031 Richard G Garber Bros. Towboat 131 55 1981 Now Carex (Colombia)
  Gotcha   Tug 54 53 1985 Active (Colombia)
  Alex   Tug 34 50 1985 Active (Colombia)
Ronnie B   Tug 147 64 1985 Now Bahaire (Colombia)