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Steamboat Building in Elizabeth, PA

A Journal of daily activities at the Elizabeth Marine Ways 1898 to 1925 

Dredge WESTERN

 

 

 

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This photo from the collection of the Monongahela River Buffs shows the Dredge WESTERN working to raise the sunk CHARLEY JUTTE. Barbara Ritts informed me the photo was taken on December 26, 1904.  Postcard colorized version of previous picture  Close up of the WESTERN  Dredge WESTERN photo from S&D Reflector March 1982, dated after 1914   Dredge WESTERN having repair work from collection of Cincinnatti Public Library

Picture dated 1906 from collection of Historic Pittsburgh    added 8/5/2017

The Dredge WESTERN is at the Elizabeth Marine Ways on two dates.  The first time is April 20, 1907 when she has "some repairs."  The second time is five years later when she docks on April 9, 1912 and is back in the river on April 17, 1912.

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