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Steamboat Building in Elizabeth, PA

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

May 1907

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May 3, 1907 to July 3, 1907


 

finished Dredge W.C. Jutte May 3, 1907  finished and left

Steamer T.J. Wood at the Ways Saturday May 4, 1907 for minor repairs  finished May 7, 1907

Tuesday May 7, 1907  Steamer Boaz docked for a new Hull

finished Steamer Tornado Wednesday June 9, 1907  almost new Hull

June 12, 1907  Steamer Exporter Docked

June 13, 1907  Steamer Sailor Docked

worked Sunday June 9, 1907 puting pce of guard on Steamer Columbia

Sunday 16 June 1907  built fantail  repaired wheel and pce of guard on Steamer J.C. Risher

Steamer Tornado towed to Browns Shop by Steamer Rival  Friday June 21, 1907

went on Steamer Exporter June 12, 1907 for general repair job, new stern etc.  Henry Sykes Mate

Wednesday June 26, 1907  Steamer Monitor Docked, rudders repairs and chains overhauled.

Friday June 28, 1907  Steamer Twilight Docked for Rudder Job

July 1, 1907  Steamer Tom Rees Docked for repairs to broken guards   have 12 men on her.

Wednesday July 3, 1907  Steamer Vesta Docked   Steel Hull Painted  new Pintal 1 bars and washers  in Tuesday July 9, 1907

Pintal - is a long rod that was a hinge pin for the rudder. The forward part of the rudder, or skeg, was fixed to the hull, the after part, or blade, was hinged to the skeg by the pintal.

May 3, 1907 to July 3, 1907

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