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Steamboat Building in Elizabeth, PA

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

October 1920



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September 27, 1920 to October 19, 1920


Steamer Jim Brown  September 27, 1920  repairs to a steering cylinder

Steamer Robert Jenkins  October 4, 1920  repairs to heaters

Steamer Jim Brown  October 5, 1920  repairs to steam Sterring Cylinder - & Balance irons

Steamer J.C. Risher  October 11, 1920  repairs to cylinder Heads - coal boxes - Bell and Whistle wires - shutters - skylights - Boilers and furnace - new Pitman and straps - she had run through herself October 9, 1920  finished and out October 16, 1920

Old Steamer T.J. Wood sold to John Klein  towed away by Steamer Katherine October 12, 1920   later she sunk

Derrick Boat #22 docked October 22, 1920 to replace a plank   Started off by Steamer Duquesne of C.S.

Steamer Jim Brown  October 19, 1920  Cylinder timbers straightened    she had been hit by Steamer Sailor

The Steamer Transit docked October 19, 1920 by order of U.S. Inspectors and General repairs made  finished October 29, 1920   she was sold to J.W. Hubbard

September 27, 1920 to October 19, 1920

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