• Mongah (Towboat, 1937-1957)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Towboat BUILT: 1937 at Neville Island, Pennsylvania by Dravo FINAL DISPOSITION: Dismantled in 1957 OWNERS: Pittsburgh Consolidation Coal Company OFFICERS & CREW…

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  • Helen Blair (Packet, 1896-1920)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet BUILT: 1896 at Harmar, Ohio FORMERLY: Urania FINAL DISPOSITION: Dismantled at Memphis in June 1920 OWNERS: Captain Walter Blair (1901); White Collar Line…

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  • Alabama (Packet, 1912-1934)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet BUILT: Point Pleasant, West Virginia, 1912 FINAL DISPOSITION: Rebuilt into a quarter boat in 1934 OWNERS: St. Louis and Tennessee River Packet Company OF…

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  • Washington (Excursion boat, 1921-1938)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Excursion boat BUILT: 1880 as the Sidney; built at Murraysville, West Virginia (hull) and completed at Wheeling, West Virginia; rebuilt at Mound City, Illinois…

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  • Homer Smith (Packet/excursion, (1914-1928)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet/excursion BUILT: Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Howard Ship Yards, 1914 BECAME: Greater Pittsburgh FINAL DISPOSITION: Renamed: Greater Pittsburgh, 1928 OWNE…

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  • Ouachita (Packet, 1922-1940)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet BUILT: 1922 at Nashville, Tennessee FORMERLY: George Prince FINAL DISPOSITION: Dismantled in January 1940 OWNERS: Captain L.V. Cooley; Captain Fred Hornb…

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  • Virginia (Packet, 1895-1912)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet BUILT: 1895 at Cincinnati, Ohio BECAME: Steel City FINAL DISPOSITION: Renamed while undergoing repairs at Point Pleasant, West Virginia in 1912 OWNERS: P…

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  • Bald Eagle (Packet, Towboat, 1898-1934)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet; Towboat BUILT: Madison, Indiana 1898 FINAL DISPOSITION: Sank in 1934 OWNERS: Eagle Packet Company (1929); Lyne Brothers OFFICERS & CREW: Morris P. Ander…

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  • Homer Smith (Packet/excursion, (1914-1928)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet/excursion BUILT: Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Howard Ship Yards, 1914 BECAME: Greater Pittsburgh FINAL DISPOSITION: Renamed: Greater Pittsburgh, 1928 OWNE…

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  • Alabama (Packet, 1912-1934)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet BUILT: Point Pleasant, West Virginia, 1912 FINAL DISPOSITION: Rebuilt into a quarter boat in 1934 OWNERS: St. Louis and Tennessee River Packet Company OF…

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  • Ben Franklin (Towboat, 1921-1935)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Towboat BUILT: 1921 Rock Island, Illinois FORMERLY: 1921, the rafter, E. Rutledge; 1921, John H. Rich; 1921, Oronoco FINAL DISPOSITION: Burned in Cincinnati at…

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  • Tom Greene (Packet, 1923-1950?)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet BUILT: 1923 at Point Pleasant, West Virginia by Marietta Manufacturing Company FINAL DISPOSITION: Bought by Walker Boat Yard in Paducah, Kentucky and con…

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  • Homer Smith (Packet/excursion, (1914-1928)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet/excursion BUILT: Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Howard Ship Yards, 1914 BECAME: Greater Pittsburgh FINAL DISPOSITION: Renamed: Greater Pittsburgh, 1928 OWNE…

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  • Virginia (Packet, 1895-1912)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet BUILT: 1895 at Cincinnati, Ohio BECAME: Steel City FINAL DISPOSITION: Renamed while undergoing repairs at Point Pleasant, West Virginia in 1912 OWNERS: P…

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  • Belle of Louisville (Excursion boat, 1962)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Excursion BUILT: 1914 at Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania by James Rees and Sons; renamed Belle of Louisville in 1962 FORMERLY: Idlewild; Avalon OWNERS: Jefferson Count…

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  • Julia Belle Swain (Packet/Excursion boat, 1917-1931)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sidewheel BOAT TYPE: Packet/Excursion boat BUILT: 1913 at Santa Rosa, Florida FORMERLY: Charles E. Cessna (1913) FINAL DISPOSITION: Burned in her winter quarters on the Monongahela R…

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  • General Wood (Packet, 1918-1936)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet BUILT: Slidell, Louisiana in 1913; originally named S. L. Elam FORMERLY: S. L. Elam FINAL DISPOSITION: Sank in ice early 1936 OWNERS: Liberty Transit Com…

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  • Titan (Towboat, 1930-1953)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Towboat BUILT: 1930 at Jeffersonville, Indiana by Howard Ship Yard FINAL DISPOSITION: Sold for scrap, 1953 OWNERS: 1930: Jones & Laughlin Steel Company OFFICERS…

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  • Golden Eagle (Packet/Excursion, 1918-1947)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet/Excursion BUILT: Jeffersonville, Indiana, Howard Ship Yards, 1904 as the Wm. Garig FORMERLY: Wm. Garig FINAL DISPOSITION: Ran aground on Tower Island and…

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  • Crucible (Towboat, 1912-1948)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Towboat BUILT: Jeffersonville, Indiana in 1904 as the Charley Jutte; Renamed Crucible on September 9, 1912 FORMERLY: Charley Jutte FINAL DISPOSITION: Dismantled…

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