Visual display of the Peace (Towboat, 1916-1934)

Peace (Towboat, 1916-1934)

  • 1918
  • BOAT DESCRIPTION: Screw propeller
  • BOAT TYPE: Towboat
  • BUILT: Neville Island, Pennsylvania by Dravo Ship Yards, 1916; made her trial run January 25, 1917
  • FINAL DISPOSITION: Dismantled at the Neville Island yard circa 1933/1934
  • OWNERS: Keystone Sand and Supply Company, a division of Dravo Contracting Company, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • RIVERS: Monongahela River; Allegheny River
  • OTHER INFORMATION: Ways - T2016; Used on contracting jobs and towed sand and gravel; her owners said of her that she could get under the low Allegheny River bridges at Pittsburgh that were a menace to navigation for other boats
  • Peace (B)

Details

Date
  • 1918
Collection
Subjects
Local identifier
  • Neg. 29630
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