Visual display of the Pacific No. 2 (Towboat, 1893-1915)

Pacific No. 2 (Towboat, 1893-1915)

  • BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel
  • BOAT TYPE: Towboat
  • BUILT: 1893 at Brownsville, Pennsylvania
  • FINAL DISPOSITION: Retired circa 1913
  • OWNERS: Pacific Coal Company; Combine (1900)
  • OFFICERS & CREW: Captain Joe Gould (master); Captain Ab Gould (master); Captain Sam J. Reno (master)
  • RIVERS: Ohio River
  • OTHER INFORMATION: Ways - T1988; Her machinery came from the Lioness No. 2. After the Pacific No. 2 retired about 1913, she lay in the Monongahela River boneyard for several years. In 1920, her hull was used as a wharfboat and later as a freight barge at Pittsburgh. In July 1920, Follansbee Brothers used the hull to haul cement
  • Pacific No. 2 (A)

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  • Neg. 35757
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