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Steamboat Building   in Elizabeth, PA

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

VULCAN

Home ] Up ] BERTHA ] JOHN A. WOOD ] FRED HARTWEG ] HENRY A. LAUGHLIN ] Model Barge PACIFIC ] B. F. JONES JR. ] R. L. AUBURY ] Model Barge MONONGAHELA ] Dredge ED DAVISON ] Model Barge BEAVER FALLS ] Dredge EASTERN ] JOSEPH B. WILLIAMS ] NEW ORLEANS ] W.T. SMOOT ] SWAN ] M. DOUGHERTY ] HENRY LOUREY ] T. P. ROBERTS ] Dredge SOUTHERN ] Ferry WEST END ] Pump Boat M 113 ] Model Barge WASHINGTON ] CHARLEY JUTTE/CRUCIBLE ] [ VULCAN ] Dredge CHARLOTTE ] W. K. FIELD ] VOLCANO ] Model Barge ADA ] ALICE ] ISLAND QUEEN ] Packet SUNSHINE ] Tug AID ] Dredge WABASH ] Dredge HERCULES ]

 

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Steamer VULCAN built 1899

From collection of Cincinnati Public Library dated 1900

This boat was at the Elizabeth Marine Ways for one week during May 1904.

 

Steamer VUILCAN built 1910

 

 

From collection of Cincinnati Public Library dated 1916  Steamer VULCAN built 1910   Photo from S&D Reflector June 1976  Steamer Vulcan built 1910

 

Steamer VULCAN at Lock 3 from collection of William Fels   Steamer VULCAN  at Lock 3 from collection of William Fels

From collection of unknown riverbuff   

JW lists several entries of the Steamer VULCAN built in 1910 visiting the Elizabeth Marine Ways. On February 3, 1912  the VULCAN is at the Ways for repairs after sinking. She also visits on December 22, 1917 and JW takes measurements of her.

The photo below shows the VULCAN at EMW on December 22/23, 1917. To see the full photo go to Elizabeth Marine Ways After 1915.

From collection of Nathan Robb 

 

To hear the actual whistle of this steamboat and others click on the link below:

http://www.steamboats.org/whistle-calliope/eblow.html

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