Name: F/V Iron Lady

Owners: William and Trisha Bisbee

Operator: Kevin Dunn

Homeport: Warrenton, with moorage in Ilwaco

Year: 1980

Length: 73 feet

Width: 21 feet

Engine: Cat 3412

Detroit diesel 6 cylinder 71 series that powers the hydraulics

4 cylinder Isuzu with 20 kilowatt generator

6 cylinder Isuzu with 50 kilowatt generator

Cruising speed: 8.5 knots

Use: The fishing vessel Iron Lady was built by Quality Marine in Theodore, Alabama in 1980. Later, William and Trisha Bisbee of South Bend, Washington bought the boat. With a 500-pot Oregon Dungeness crab permit, an Oregon and Washington shrimp permit and a groundfish permit, the vessel trawls year-round. Kevin Dunn has operated the vessel for 21 years. He lands the catch in Ilwaco at Safe Coast Seafoods and has a moorage in Ilwaco as well as Warrenton.

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