Visual display of the Adelle (Towboat, 1896-1904)

Adelle (Towboat, 1896-1904)

  • BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel
  • BOAT TYPE: Towboat
  • BUILT: 1896 at Parkersburg, West Virginia
  • FINAL DISPOSITION: Overturned at Coal Haven harbor, Cincinnati in January 1904
  • OWNERS: Captain Lewis Pope; Combine
  • OFFICERS & CREW: Captain Frank Mooar (1904)
  • RIVERS: Little Kanawha River; Ohio River
  • OTHER INFORMATION: Ways - T0043; equipment from towboat Champion No. 10 used in construction; boat was named for the daughter of Captain Lewis Pope
  • PHOTO DESCRIPTION: Adelle at Parkersburg, West Virginia
  • Adelle (A)


Local identifier
  • Neg. 39852
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