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Steamboat Building in Elizabeth, PA

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

August 1898

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August 18, 1898 to September 3, 1898 


 

August 18, 1898, unloaded 3" Pine plank out of four new barges and built pump boxes in the Bulkheads.  W. W. Oneil Co.

First barge docked , August 22, 1898.

August 24, 1898, made trip on Steamer Elizabeth to repair wheel house.

August 25, 1898, new chain braces put on roof of Steamer Dick Fulton.

August 27, 1898, Steamer Dick  Fulton came to the upper yard - 1898.

Steamer Enterprise came to the upper yard, August 29th left on 31st, 1898.

Steamer Fred Wilson at Oneils, August 29, 1898.

Steamer Little Dick on the Ways, August 29, 1898, in river 31st.

Sep 1, 1898 - unloaded Pitman timbers for Steamer Enterprise from off coal flat and Cylinder timbers for Steamer Fred Wilson on same flat.

Sep 3, 1898 - Steamer Dick Fulton unable to go on the Ways on account of scant water.

Sep 3, 1898 - Steamer Belle McGowan at Oneils yard.

in Little Mill, August 30th & 31st  Sep 1st & 2nd, 1898.

Week ending Sep 3, 1898 very hot weather, 98 and 100 in shade.

Steamer Dick Fulton on Ways Sat eve, Sep 3, 1898.

August 18, 1898 to September 3, 1898

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