Mid-Coast Marine, Coos Bay OR

(formerly the Nelson Log Bronc Company)

Most recent update: January 30, 2013.


Mid-Coast Marine Oregon Corporation was founded by Fred Nelson in 1956, as the Nelson Log Bronc Company - the name was changed in 1978.  It closed in 1997.  If anyone can add to the table below, please e-mail me at timcolton@aol.com  The shipyard was at the foot of Witty Street: see it from the air on Google here.

Hull # O.N. Original Name Original Owner Type Tons Built Disposition

Built by Nelson Log Bronc Company

      Roca Fosforica Mex. Tug      
      Roca Fosforica Mex. Tug      
    Clemente Guillen Roca Fosforica Mex. Tug      
  513394 Wanda S C. & W. Diving Tug 53 1968 Active
  521165 Forerunner   Fishing Vessel 35 1969 Active
  524554 Pacific Hustler   Fishing Vessel 80 1970 Active
  525549 Island Trader   Fishing Vessel 99 1970 Active
231 553873 Sacagawea   Fishing Vessel 18 1973 Inactive
242   E. W. Borgen   Tug 21 1974 Now Rascal I
  578930 Excalibur Barry Fisher Fishing Vessel 75 1976 Active
317 588871 Banner Amak Towing Tug 56 1977 Active
  592550 Hans Halvor   Fishing Vessel 71 1978 Active

Built by Mid-Coast Marine Oregon Corporation

9176 597603 Lady of Good Voyage   Fishing Vessel 179 1978 Inactive
  603820 Victory   Fishing Vessel 179 Apr-79 Now Aleutian Challenger
9198 611524 Muir Milach Muir Milach Fishing Vessel 179 1979 Active
9901 617802 Vanguard King & Winge Fishing Vessel 207 Jan-80 Active
  623570 Centurion    Fishing Vessel 198 1980 Later Aleutian Harvester, sank 1985 near Unalaska
  623735 Ardie Amak Towing Tug 56 1980 Active
  1227551 22NS8501 U.S. Navy Tug 6 1982 Sold as ZD-1, inactive
  1227552 22NS8502 U.S. Navy Tug 6 1982 Sold as ZD-2, inactive
9907 635605 Andy Head Southeast Tug Tug 104 1981 Now Ethan B.
9908 636922 Teekalet II Pope & Talbot Towing Tug 21 1981 Now Flyer
9910 651187 T. T. America Foss Maritime Tug 199 Nov-82 Now Orion
9911 662923 Koos King Knutson Towboat Tug 85 1983 Active
9912 663505 Jennie B. Southeast Tug Tug 107 1983 Active
9913 958311 Tiny Tim Silver Bay Logging Tug 10 1984 Now Bandit
9918 901609 Jean C Clyde Curry Tug 90 1986 Active
9921 932586 Jamie Marie Ronnie Miller Fishing Vessel 145 Jul-88 Active
9923 948317 Pacific Dynasty Merino J Fishing Vessel 122 1989 Active
  828669 Rascal I Gisbourne Marine Tug 22 1989 Active (Canada)
9925 968043 Shawna-Rae Annette Galovin Fishing Vessel 81 1990 Active
9926 958549 Northern Mariner Thomas Branshaw Fishing Vessel 139 1990 Active
9927 965726 Kiska Sea Oregon Seafood Fishing Vessel 442 1990 Active
9928 1000203 Kristin Lee   Fishing Vessel 79 1992 Now Konrad I
9930 975853 Siberian Sea Oregon Seafood Fishing Vessel 489 1991 Active
9931 1038717 Lisa Marie Lisa Marie Fisheries Fishing Vessel 171 Oct-96 Active
9932 1041140 Ocean Bay Ocean Bay, Inc. Fishing Vessel 86 1996 Active
9933 1048416 Kruzof Hubbard JT Fishing Vessel 116 Feb-97 Active