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Steamboat Building in Elizabeth, PA

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

January 1922



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December 27, 1921 to January 13, 1922


Steamer Swan floated off second time by High Water    Docked the third time December 27, 1921    off the Ways and finished December 30, 1921

Steamer J.C. Risher    repairs to F. boiler beam - pipe work - Trumpet line     out via Steamer Ranger January 10, 1922

Steamer Ranger    January 10, 1922    repairs to Boilers - Truss rod over Boilers - Wheel repaired

Steamer National Docked December 2, 1921   in the River January 12, 1922    New F. rake - new Head - new Knees - new spud caseing - new steel cylinder timbers - new rudders - 3 main braces - new deck - new fantails - calked all over - new guard on open side - this was a big job - the C. timbers were in a coal flat - had to be niggered up the Hill - Ward Wiegel was Foreman and did good work - Wm. Lynch doing all the lineing - finished and away via Steamer Elizabeth Smith January 25, 1922

Steamer Charlotte of the Rodgers Sand Company Docked Friday January 13, 1922    this was a big job    a new Hull - guards and Deck and repaired all over    off the Ways Friday March 31, 1922    30 or 40 thou(sand)

December 27, 1921 to January 13, 1922

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