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Visual display of the City of St. Louis (Packet/Excursion/Harbor boat, 1907-1946?)

City of St. Louis (Packet/Excursion/Harbor boat, 1907-1946?)

  • BOAT TYPE: Packet/Excursion/Harbor boat
  • BUILT: 1907 at Grafton, Illinois as the Erastus Wells. Name changed about 1932 when sold to Edwin C. Koenig, St. Louis
  • FORMERLY: Erastus Wells
  • FINAL DISPOSITION: Dismantled 1946?
  • OWNERS: Edwin C. Koenig (1932); George C. Bolz Dredging Company (1942); Allied Oil Company (1944)
  • RIVERS: Mississippi River
  • OTHER INFORMATION: Ways - 1132; Edwin C. Koenig ran her from 1932 to 1935
  • PHOTO DESCRIPTION: City of St. Louis as harbor boat
  • City of St. Louis (B)