Visual display of the Chevalier (Packet, 1888-1907)

Chevalier (Packet, 1888-1907)

  • BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel
  • BOAT TYPE: Packet
  • BUILT: 1888 at Mason City, West Virginia
  • FINAL DISPOSITION: On May 22, 1907 at 1:00 a.m. she burned at the C and O wharfboat, Huntington. The fire department could not reach her due to the road being blocked by C and O freight cars
  • OWNERS: Bay Line
  • OFFICERS & CREW: Captain A. H. Brown (master); Captain Dick Brown (master/pilot)
  • RIVERS: Ohio River
  • OTHER INFORMATION: Ways - 1003; Ran Huntington-Gallipolis under the ownership of Captain M. E. Brown, Gallipolis
  • Chevalier (A)


Barrette, Thornton
Local identifier
  • Neg. 12630
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