Visual display of the Duquesne (Towboat, 1929-1964)

Duquesne (Towboat, 1929-1964)

  • 1952
  • BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel
  • BOAT TYPE: Towboat
  • BUILT: Ambridge, Pennsylvania by American Bridge Company 1929 and completed at Coal Valley, Pennsylvania marine ways
  • FINAL DISPOSITION: Dismantled 1964
  • OWNERS: U.S. Steel Corporation
  • RIVERS: Monongahela River
  • OTHER INFORMATION: Ways - T0645; Operating almost exclusively on the Monongahela River, she brought coal down from the mines in the upper pools to the mills in the Pittsburgh area
  • PHOTO DESCRIPTION: Photo taken from the Avalon in 1952 on the Ohio River below Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Duquesne (D)

Details

Photographer
Reed, William E.
Date
  • 1952
Collection
Subjects
For Staff