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Steamboat Building in Elizabeth, PA

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

January 1914

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December 20, 1913 to February 19, 1914


 

Steamer Tom Dodsworth Docked Saturday December 20, 1913   she (had) her bottom stoved in at the Ash Wells

January 1, 1914, Thursday, cold in the morning  16 above   after noon warm sun out  snow going fast   Sunday snowed all day  very wet and slushy

Steamer Charlie Clark away Saturday Eve January 3, 1914

Steamer Tom Dodsworth away Friday January 2, 1914

Steamer Oakland name changed to F.M. Wallace

Steamer Cruiser, steel, off the Ways week ending January 24, 1914

Steamer Margaret docked week of January 24   this boat is owned by Rodgers Sand Co. - Sam Pancost on her Foreman

Finished Steamer Juniata Thursday February 12, 1914 - put her in the River February 19, 1914   she was docked December 17, 1913   she now has a complete new Hull 2 ft. wider than the old Hull   this was one of my big jobs   new deck and Head  cabin all overhauled

Steamer Margaret off the Ways February 18, 1914   repairs all over and new 20" I beam cylinder timbers

Steamer Rebecca of the Rodgers Sand Co. docked Thursday February 19, 1914   her Hull is to be widened with 10 ft. steel Pontoon  same being already to come to the Ways from Dravo shops
this wood Hull is to be lengthened 25 ft. longer

December 20, 1913 to February 19, 1914

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