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Steamboat Building in Elizabeth, PA

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

June 5, 1920

 

 

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June 5, 1920 to June 24, 1920


 

Steamer Fallie Docked June 5, 1920  extensive repairs made - Hold Cleaned - Painted all over - wheel painted - name all around - Painted Fallie has been (in) the 2 yard and blocked up for some time - finished and looks fine June 25, 1920 - we had quite a time docking there was 6 ft. of mud on the Ways out a piece - several cradles were off track and we worked knee deep in mud getting back on

Steamer Conqueror June 10, 1920  repairs -  coal box sheeting - tie rod at E.R. door - whistle valve very bad - wheel repaired - cleaned Boilers

Steamer Robert Jenkins  June 10, 1920  Boilers repaired and cleaned

Steamer Luke McLuke docked June 14, 1920  repairs - M. chain braces cut and adjusted - 3 side relief - 1 center - 3 wheel chains and thwart ship braces - new butts and bad seams calked - left via Gas Boat Ranger July 7, 1920

Collier #4 Docked June 14, 1920  Repairs - spud caseing braced - new deck around caseing - open seams calked and battened - searched all over - chock reset - Deck and rubber strakes repaired - new engine cross head finished June 24, 1920 - Pipe work repaired - off and left via J.C. Risher at 5:30 PM June 24, 1920

June 5, 1920 to June 24, 1920

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