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Steamboat Building in Elizabeth, PA

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

August 1900

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August 21, 1900 to October 29, 1900


 

August 21, 1900  Steamer Coal City towed back to the Ways

September 3, 1900   Steamer Defender docked

September 6, 1900  went to Browns Sta(ion) on Steamer Elizabeth, made templet for Charles Brown, balanced rudder.  Not feeling well.

September 7th and 8th - 1900   Bill McCune moving Machinery from the Oneil Mill to the Ways. Band Saw - Planer - edger - and Fan and Engine  all good machines I have worked them many times for Oneils.

September 14, 1900 started new set of Rudders for Steamer Hornet #2

September 20, 1900 Steamer Defender off the Ways

September 20, 1900  Steamer Acorn docked    off September 27

September 27, 1900  Steamer Maggie docked

October 1, 1900  building rudders for Steamer Jim Wood

October 20, 1900  Steamer Maggie in the river

October 20, 1900  working on two quoin timbers for U.S.  5 sides

Bad back, first in ten years  October 22, 1900

Rudders for Jim Wood finished  October 29, 1900

October 29, 1900  geting out tiller for Steamer Harry P. Jones

August 21, 1900 to October 29, 1900

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