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Steamboat Building in Elizabeth, PA

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

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This page has a listing of men that JW worked with, the bottom of the page lists several boats and their fate.

 

Sep   1924

Names of Carpenters and Calkers & Laborers

W. Hodgson - John Collins - Fred Wunderlich - Elsworth Reed - James McClure - Louis Lynch - Blair Dearing - Jas. Balsinger - Geo. Rhodes - Frank Young - J.M. Lynch - Emory Rumble - Jas. Jenkins - Geo. Herget - Andrew McGee - R.F. Caulkett (painter) - Dayton Peters - Nick Gato (blacksmith) - Wm. Jackson (sawyer) - Donald Brown - Hiram Brown (La(bor)) - Ben Adams - John Morichida - Chas. Foster (la(bor)) - C.B. Householder - Wood Hillman - Ray Weaver - Ed Davis (la) - Jake Horner (waterboy) - Jack Lynch - Bob Murphy - Chas. Herget (died Dec 6, 1929) - Geo. Sabo (la) - Henry Gibson - Henry Wolfgang (Day watchman) - Chas Feree (night watchman) - Frank Zeh (killed) - Sam Fort (B.S. shop helper) - Ernest Wiegel - Hi Pearsol - James Sparks - Albert Biddle - Geo. W. Collins - Ray Stedard - Al Ward - Wm. M. Lynch (foreman) - Joe Ward - Howard Witheson (la) - Elmer Keifer - Banks Henry - Link Pancost - Jack Brown (la) - Cecil Barker - Norman Fowler (??) - Geo. Brown (la) - Frank Pancost - Amos Meyers - Ben Hargh - Chas. Applegate - Dan Hackett (la) - Geo. Gillingham - Jno. Gillingham

Str Jim Wood sunk and wrecked - Str Percy Kelsey exploded her boilers, total loss - Str Defender burnt, total loss - Str J.B. Finley burnt, total loss - Str J.B. Williams burnt, total loss - Str Belle McGowan, Acorn and Monterey, sunk total loss - Str John A. Wood Burnt, total loss, 1925 - Strs Exporter, Josh Cook, John Moren, Crusader, Relief, Tom Rees, Charles Brown, all sunk, total loss - All in the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers   

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