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Steamboat Building in Elizabeth, PA

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

RESCUE

Home ] Up ] KANGAROO ] E.A. WOODRUFF ] KATIE STOCKDALE ] ALARM ] PACIFIC ] John C. Fisher ] [ RESCUE ] MARK WINNETT ] ADVANCE ] NAIL CITY ] Packet KEYSTONE STATE ] NELLIE ENGLAND ] Packet ISAAC M. MASON ] Packet VIRGINIA ] Packet FLORENCE BELLE ] Brownsville Packet Line ] FRANCIS TORRANCE ] G.W. THOMAS / ALICIA ] Dredge HARRIET ] ANDREW AXTON ] FRANK TYLER ] Pump Boat 20 ] MARION ] Pump Boat NORA ] MAMIE BARRETT ] COLLIER ] VOLCANO ] ATHA ] WILLIAM WHIGHAM ] WARREN ELSEY ] CLAIRTON ] VALLEY BELLE and Bryant Showboat ] CHARLES F. RICHARDSON ] WACOUTA ] GREATER PITTSBURGH ] SAM CRAIG ] WM. LARIMER JONES ] CHAMPION COAL ] R.J. HESLOP ] B. F. FAIRLESS ] JOHN W. HUBBARD ] THOMAS MOSES ] PITTSBURGH COAL ] CRESCENT ] JASON ] W. P. SNYDER JR. ] HOMESTEAD ]

 

 

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Photo of Steamer RESCUE from collection of Monongahela River Buffs

This boat, built in 1881 at Belle Vernon PA, exploded her boilers in 1898 at Elizabeth, PA.  JW noted in his journal during September 1902 that a new boat named CARBON was being built "for the RESCUE."  The CARBON received the machinery from the RESCUE.

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