Visual display of the Chilo (Packet, 1905-1921)

Chilo (Packet, 1905-1921)

  • July 24, 1915
  • BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel
  • BOAT TYPE: Packet
  • BUILT: 1905 at Point Pleasant, West Virginia
  • FORMERLY: M. P. Wells
  • FINAL DISPOSITION: On the night of November 18, 1921 she was delivering freight at Lock 35 near New Richmond, Ohio and caught on a guidewall pin, tore a hole in the hull, and sank
  • OWNERS: Greene Line, Cincinnati, Ohio
  • RIVERS: Ohio River
  • OTHER INFORMATION: Ways - 1017; Built from the M. P. Wells. Long ran Cincinnati-Chilo, later extended to longer runs
  • Chilo (A)

Details

Date
  • July 24, 1915
Collection
Subjects
Local identifier
  • Neg. 41615
For Staff