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Steamboat Building in Elizabeth, PA

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

November 1902

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November 11, 1902 to March 4, 1903


 

Week ending November 15 - 29.   planking all on    November 22, 1902 putting down Bullwarks.   November 29, 1902   Nigger Engine

November 22, 1902 at noon the Saw Mill partly burned, put out after a hard fight, loss about 8000.00

Saturday December 6, 1902  finished Steamer Little Fred

Monday December 8, 1902  on Steamer Little Dick repairing chain fastening and working side fenders for Steamer Charlie Clarke.

Week ending December 13, 1902  striping sides of Steamer Raymond Horner and making templets of Frame, and on up to December 20.   December 27 frameing timbers for the Horner

Week ending January 3, 1903  new Hull of Raymond Horner well on still on this job until February 14, 1903 frameing in     I worked on Stern.   Dead woods dubbed for planking built rudders and etc.

Friday January 2, 1903  worked on Model Barge rigging up pumps and stands

week end February 21, 1903  finished up on Raymond Horner putting on Rudder pieces and sheet iron

Saturday February 21, 1903 worked on Fantail hosse / horse for Steamer Nelly Walton

week ending February 28, 1903  putting on rudder knocker blocks on Steamer Raymond Horner  on Wednesday I worked out a jackstaff for Steamer Sprague.  Ironed a pair of fenders for Steamer Jim Brown and put on rudder couplings for Steamer Rover.

March 4, 1903  finished Raymond Horner Rudders at 9 AM

November 11, 1902 to March 4, 1903

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