M4 WISCONSIN PARTY BARGE
WWII BRIDGE PONTOON THAT IS NOW A STAGE FOR LIVE MUSIC
Here is some history on the barge.  It is a aluminum-alloy pontoon that is 29 feet 7 inches long overall, 6 feet 11 inches wide at the gun wales, and 3 feet 4 inches deep except at the bow where the gunwale.  Is raised 2 inches. Gunwales are 6 feet 8 inches center-to-center.  At 6 inches freeboard the half-pontoon has a displacement of 26,500 pounds. Sides and bow of the half-pontoon slope inward, permitting two or more to be nested for transporting or storing. The stern of the half-pontoon is square and carries fittings which permit two half pontoons to be joined stern-to-stern, forming a whole pontoon. Each half-pontoon weighs approximately 1,750 pounds.
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M4 WISCONSIN PARTY BARGE
WWII BRIDGE PONTOON THAT IS NOW A STAGE FOR LIVE MUSIC
Here is some history on the barge.  It is a aluminum-alloy pontoon that is 29 feet 7 inches long overall, 6 feet 11 inches wide at the gun wales, and 3 feet 4 inches deep except at the bow where the gunwale.  Is raised 2 inches. Gunwales are 6 feet 8 inches center-to-center.  At 6 inches freeboard the half-pontoon has a displacement of 26,500 pounds. Sides and bow of the half-pontoon slope inward, permitting two or more to be nested for transporting or storing. The stern of the half-pontoon is square and carries fittings which permit two half pontoons to be joined stern-to-stern, forming a whole pontoon. Each half-pontoon weighs approximately 1,750 pounds.