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Steamboat Building in Elizabeth, PA

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

December 1916

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December 12, 1916 to January 7, 1917


 

Snow Tuesday December 12, 1916

Snow and Wind all day December 13, 1916

Steamer Progress towed from the Ways by the P.M. Phiel Wednesday eve at 4:30  Wednesday December 13, 1916

Building new Wheel on new gunnel Boat #2 Beacon  started with 2 men Tuesday December 12, 1916

On Steamer Crucible Monday December 11, 1916  this was a new Hull job with new Steel Cylinder timbers   Have one man on the gang J.J. Henderson  83 years old

Steamer P.M. Phiel Docked Thursday December 21, 1916  Rudders - Hog Chains - and repairs all around

Albert Ward had his little finger badly smashed Thursday December 21, 1916  was holding a bent-corner band under the steam hammer with finger under it

Passed a Quiet Green Christmas at Home with Wife and Little Ones

Steamer Jim Brown Docked January 6, 1917

Steamer Braddock Docked January 7, 1917

New Steamer Beacon towed from the Ways Sunday January 7, 1917 by Steamer J.C. Risher

December 12, 1916 to January 7, 1917

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