MQ barge in transit

July 13, 2012



It’s on the move! A rare recent capture of the massive, rust-ridden MQ barge in San Francisco being moved by a tugboat to a new destination. It appears time and weather has had its way, eating away at the paint, making the letters less distinct.

Editor's note: This is the barge that was featured in Sam Bassett's portrait of MQ in the June 2009 issue, n101. We have been waiting for the barge to move for years so we didn't have to climb under the fence of doom...


From the May 2009 issue: