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Steamboat Building in Elizabeth, PA

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

November 1, 1913

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November 1, 1913 to November 19, 1913


 

Dredge Wabash owned by Tom Chantler geting a cabin built out of the texas off the Steamer Oakland and new frame around her Aft Spud

Have a gang on the Excursion Steamer Sunshine owned by Capt. Wm. McNally - extending her Boiler deck and roof 28 ft. forward

Finished new Wheel on Steamer Enterprise Saturday November 1, 1913    puting on new Pitmans - moving wheel aft 16" - cylinder timbers raised 4" at main transom - Iron Circle on new wheel

The men are most all laid off  just a few working on some old Bulldozers and other yard jobs

Steamer Enterprise towed away by Steamer Little Fred Friday November 7, 1913  she is all Painted and surely looks fine

Section docks Wednesday November 5, 1913   docked for repairs #9 - #10 - #69 - #70  all off the Ways November 11, 1913

Tug Mike Daugherty Docked Wednesday November 5, 1913 repairs to Capston - stem band - and shaft boxing   off Saturday afternoon November 8, 1913

Excursion Steamer Sunshine finished Thursday November 6, 1913   left same day   she is 55 ft wide  has room for four or five hundred people

Heavy Snow Sunday morning November 9, 1913  snowing hard at 8 AM   3" on the ground now

November 1, 1913 to November 19, 1913

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