• Helen H. (Towboat)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Towboat RIVERS: Ohio River PHOTO DESCRIPTION: In lock with tow; homeport Louisville, Kentucky?

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  • Sam P. Suit (Towboat, 1925-1948)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Towboat BUILT: 1925 at Pt. Pleasant, West Virginia by Marietta Mfg. Company FINAL DISPOSITION: Sank February 13, 1948 at Huntington, West Virginia OWNERS: Islan…

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  • Falls City (Packet, 1898-1916)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet BUILT: Cincinnati, Ohio, 1898 FINAL DISPOSITION: Fell apart, 1916 OWNERS: 1898: Louisville and Kentucky River Packet Company; February 1908: Captain Tom…

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  • Sidney (Packet/Excursion, 1880-1921)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Towboat/Excursion boat BUILT: 1880-81 at Murraysville and Wheeling, West Virginia BECAME: Renamed Washington, 1921 OWNERS: 1880: C.R. Woodburg and others; 1883…

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  • Sidney (Packet/Excursion, 1880-1921)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Towboat/Excursion boat BUILT: 1880-81 at Murraysville and Wheeling, West Virginia BECAME: Renamed Washington, 1921 OWNERS: 1880: C.R. Woodburg and others; 1883…

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  • Henry M. Stanley (Packet, 1890-1907)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet BUILT: Murraysville, West Virginia, Flesher Yard, 1890 FORMERLY: Engines came from towboat, John Hanna BECAME: Whistle went to the Island Queen; machiner…

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  • Sidney (Packet/Excursion, 1880-1921)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Towboat/Excursion boat BUILT: 1880-81 at Murraysville and Wheeling, West Virginia BECAME: Renamed Washington, 1921 OWNERS: 1880: C.R. Woodburg and others; 1883…

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  • Patrick J. Hurley (Towboat, 1930-1951)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Towboat BUILT: 1927 at Dubuque, Iowa by Dubuque Boat & Boiler Company FINAL DISPOSITION: Dismantled, 1951 OWNERS: 1930: Federal Barge Line OFFICERS & CREW: 1940…

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  • Sidney (Packet/Excursion, 1880-1921)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Towboat/Excursion boat BUILT: 1880-81 at Murraysville and Wheeling, West Virginia BECAME: Renamed Washington, 1921 OWNERS: 1880: C.R. Woodburg and others; 1883…

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  • Queen City (Packet/Wharf boat, 1897-1940)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet/Wharf boat BUILT: 1897 by Cincinnati Marine Railway Company at Cincinnati, Ohio FINAL DISPOSITION: Sank at Pittsburgh in January 1940; her wreckage was b…

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  • Sidney (Packet/Excursion, 1880-1921)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Towboat/Excursion boat BUILT: 1880-81 at Murraysville and Wheeling, West Virginia BECAME: Renamed Washington, 1921 OWNERS: 1880: C.R. Woodburg and others; 1883…

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  • Sidney (Packet/Excursion, 1880-1921)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Towboat/Excursion boat BUILT: 1880-81 at Murraysville and Wheeling, West Virginia BECAME: Renamed Washington, 1921 OWNERS: 1880: C.R. Woodburg and others; 1883…

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  • Falls City (Packet, 1898-1916)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet BUILT: Cincinnati, Ohio, 1898 FINAL DISPOSITION: Fell apart, 1916 OWNERS: 1898: Louisville and Kentucky River Packet Company; February 1908: Captain Tom…

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  • Fairplay (Towboat, 1932-1941)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Towboat BUILT: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1905 as the Henry A. Laughlin FORMERLY: Henry A. Laughlin; also named Shannopin, April, 1931 - 1932 BECAME: John L. How…

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  • Kentucky (Packet, 1907-1932)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet BUILT: Madison, Indiana, 1907 FINAL DISPOSITION: Dismantled, 1932 OWNERS: 1907: Louisville & Cincinnati Packet Company; Greene Line RIVERS: Ohio River OT…

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  • Helen H. (Towboat)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Towboat RIVERS: Ohio River PHOTO DESCRIPTION: In locks at night

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  • Henry C. Yeiser, Jr. (Towboat, 1925-1940)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Towboat BUILT: Originally the Robert P. Gillham built at Parkersburg, West Virginia, 1901 FORMERLY: Robert P. Gillham FINAL DISPOSITION: Sank after striking bri…

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  • Sidney (Packet/Excursion, 1880-1921)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Towboat/Excursion boat BUILT: 1880-81 at Murraysville and Wheeling, West Virginia BECAME: Renamed Washington, 1921 OWNERS: 1880: C.R. Woodburg and others; 1883…

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  • Sidney (Packet/Excursion, 1880-1921)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Towboat/Excursion boat BUILT: 1880-81 at Murraysville and Wheeling, West Virginia BECAME: Renamed Washington, 1921 OWNERS: 1880: C.R. Woodburg and others; 1883…

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  • Oriole (Packet/Excursion/Towboat, 1907-1915)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet/Excursion/Towboat BUILT: 1901 at Point Pleasant, West Virginia as the Baxter FORMERLY: Baxter FINAL DISPOSITION: Burned at foot of 9th Street, Pittsburgh…

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